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Campaign for Wool

Have you heard about campaign for wool.
This is an initiative by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, in order to raise awareness amongst consumers about the unique, natural and sustainable benefits offered by wool.

Hear about it here:


The First Quarter Color Challenge

I’ve been playing with the color wheel in fiber and paints for our first quarter challenge.

When I made the samples for the fiber color wheel I started out using my fingers to blend them.  221 more words


Making a Gift for a New Grandma

As you may be aware my daughter in law Mari  is due to have a baby girl any day.  While we wait for the “phone call,” I decided to make her mother a small cosmetic case/clutch.  249 more words

Wet Felting

What is a locking wheel nut, anyway?

Oh I’m so spectacularly bored! I’m at the garage waiting for my car to be fixed. I should be in work, but the car wouldn’t start this morning, and if I don’t get it sorted now, I’ll be done for all week. 499 more words


Spinning wool

I’m not quite sure that this belongs here, but I’ve decided it’s going here anyway. So I’ve been browsing pinterest as you would do and I came across a pin about spinning you own wool. 316 more words

Drop Spindle

Scotland's Wool industry

An interesting short documentary on scotlands wool industry.


Learning to Use a Drum Carder to Make Batts

Our guest artist today is Cathy Wycliff aka Luvswool.

After several months of taking a hiatus from felting–due to a work project and family health issues–I was starving to get back into it. 401 more words