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Artist Residency -- Breckenridge, Colorado

Cathy Wycliff (Luvswool) shares her experience of her recent artist residency in Breckenridge,  Colorado.

Just about one year ago, I started thinking about artist residencies and how much I would like to be granted one. 746 more words

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More Cup Cozies

This week I made more cup cozies. I made 2 sets of flat ones that will have buttons. I started out with a rectangle. I decorated them in a random way. 346 more words

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2015 Third Quarter Challenge

In keeping with our color theme for the year, this third quarter challenge is related to dyeing and blending from a picture using a color generator, then use the colors in a project. 727 more words

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Wool Applique The Piece O' Cake Way!

If you subscribe to my newsletter, you know that our newest book, Wool Applique the Piece O’ Cake Way, has arrived. I haven’t written much about this book on the blog yet because I wanted to make videos first. 61 more words

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Gone Fishing...

I don’t know if its spring or summer or something in the creative cosmic atmosphere, but it seems fish have become a theme for art lately. 334 more words

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Illustration Imitation: Houndstooth McCalls 6566

A few years ago I discovered something really fun (at least I think it’s fun!): I had this early 60s pattern:

and this fabric:

For the longest time I thought it was just wool, but while working with it I started to think it may be mixed with raw silk. 359 more words

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More Carding and a Surprise.

My friend Mary came over to get some mohair carded. We mixed it with some merino to make it easer for her to spin later.  I have never done mohair before. 172 more words

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