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Bits and Pieces

This week has been about getting things moving towards upcoming shows. I spent an afternoon wrapping soap in wool and putting them in little nylon bags ready to felt. I sent another afternoon getting sheep parts ready to felt. The … Continue reading

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Bird House Time

Spring is on the way and its time to start thinking about birdhouses. I have an Easter show. Not much in the way of felt really sells at this sale, it’s mostly about food. Bird houses are the exception. Here … Continue reading

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Changing the Design of a Nuno Felt Shrug

In the spring I made some shrug jackets using a pattern I saw in a book about making simple garments with your weaving. I don’t weave but I can felt a rectangle instead of weaving it.  You would think that I … Continue reading

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What Happened to the Orange Batt

This is just a quick post to show you what I have been up to this week. I am selling at The New Art Festival in Ottawa June 2 and 3 . http://www.newartfestival.ca/ I am trying to get everything I want made, made … Continue reading

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Diversifying Your Product Line

If you’ve been selling your work for a year or more, consider reviewing your line to decide if you need to diversify. The buying public notoriously changes tastes and styles. You should prepare yourself to expect changes in the marketplace. … Continue reading

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Achieving that Wow Factor with Memorable Products that Buyers Want

Sell when you can, you are not for all markets.                                                                                     Shakespeare, As You Like It Are you thinking of or already selling your fiber art? How do you know what products will sell? In the ever-increasing complexity of the … Continue reading

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