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Marina Shkolnik: Felted Pleasure

“I am a self-taught fiber artist. I live in the capital of Russia – Moscow, with my husband and cat Tigra.
The most attractive in felting for me is absence of any restrictions, models and standards – just follow your imagination and enjoy process!  142 more words


My Way: Provisional Cast-on

I have decided that there has got to be a better way to accomplish a desired pattern than simply doing as the designer tells me to! 981 more words


Felted Fish

Wonderwool Wales was wonderful!

In the rural setting of the atmospheric Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells, three enormous halls (hangars?) housed an inspiring collection of talented exhibitors from Wales and beyond, covering all aspects of Felting, Knitting, Weaving, Spinning, Crochet and Textile Art. 238 more words

$15 mistake; Middle-aged dreadlocks

I’ve gone to the last couple of fiber festivals with only $30 to spend on wool. This has actually been a blast rather than depressing because I take a penny candy approach to fiber and only buy an ounce or two of something here and there, and come home with a riot of color and new breeds to try out. 417 more words


Dryer Balls

As the cooler weather approaches I find I am using my dryer more and more, and after replacing my laundry detergent  with soap nuts I wanted to replace  my dryer sheets. 217 more words

Essential Oils

Natures treasures - Etsy finds

Even though the lovely UK climate doesn’t always show the best of our spring, it is still in our hearts (read it is cold and windy today!). 117 more words

Small Business

Felted mobile pouch, huovutettu kännykkäkotelo

Over easter I made this mobile pouch. My daughter needed one quick (mobiles without a cover are very prone to injury as you probably well know) so she chose some wool from my left over yarn stash and out with the big needles.  361 more words