• Hats,  Wet felting

    Felting with friends Weekend- Hats

    More on my felting weekend.  We all meat at Maureen’s ( http://www.dreamspinfibres.ca/ ) A great place, she has so much fiber to choose from. Three of us made hats based on a hat in Judit Pocs video. It seems to be gone from the internet. It was mostly about making a rug.  This is Diane and Susan( http://www.suzannetowns.ca/ ) sizing up a template. They made their hats on the first day. They like a really firm hat so their scaled up the template and added more layers than I do. Susan added come great colour  and Dian used some resists to reveal some fabric on the layer underneath. Diane added a string of…

  • Uncategorized,  Wet felting

    Felting weekend with friends: small bags

      Last week end a friend Dianne Lemire and I went down to our friends Maureen Harding’s place for a felters weekend. Another friend Susan came on Friday to felt with us. It is so much fun to spend a week end with other people that love to felt. I wanted to make a new little purse to use at shows. First I did a black one with a nice blue silk inside and a pocket. For the design on the flap I balled up some peices of orange silk and wound them up with thread to keep them in a ball. I used a piece of black prefelt to cover them. …