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Birds at Highfield this summer!

I recently cleaned the glass which protects the Birds of Beebe Woods. While the piece was uncovered and exposed, Rob took some new photos. This time he didn’t aim the camera straight on. 110 more words

Fabric Relief

Shibori felt brooch

Experimenting with resists and dye on hand-made wool felt has been all-absorbing.

This brooch is the end result of playing with colour and shape.  Must say I really enjoy the feeling of hand stitching onto woollen felt. 65 more words

Dyeing Fabrics & Threads


it was probably nothing,
but it felt like the world
because the world means nothing
to me
without you.

Author’s Note:
“It was probably nothing but it felt like the world.”
― Morrissey, Autobiography


Plant Pot Cover

After the success of my felt vases I decided to have a go at felted plant pot covers.  The first attempt wasn’t too successful but will make a pretty bag.   20 more words


Another technique on wool felt using shibori

Following my two previous felt experiments, I made this felt piece much thicker.

Instead of using a dyebath I applied a range of different colours (by insertion) into the wool before steaming.   63 more words


Life Lesson #11

Leaving a puddle of pudding to melt
On a Colorforms playset is bad for the felt