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Exploring New Dimensions (sorry, this post is not about space)

I’ve been creating felt for about 18 years, applying techniques learned from Scandinavian, Finnish, Canadian and American feltmaking traditions. I’ve recently begun exploring some techniques more fully as I consider a mixed media approach to illustrating picture books. It’s been … Continue reading

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A Man and His Medium

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Just recently Lanny Bergner came to our studio to teach a group of students how to make forms from mesh. He demonstrated how to begin with a sheet of plain unimpressive…

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Grateful: So Many Things!

Some of the grateful moments I captured this month:   Homemade granola. Making granola is a regular occurrence at our house. None better. No, really. When it seems like work, I pick up a box at the grocery store. Then … Continue reading

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Fibers and Felt…. Guest Blogger – Valerie Stein

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Level 4 Experimental Stitch and Multi Media – Class name: Opals  I recently spent a delightful Saturday sharing techniques of feltmaking with the Level 4 students   at Gail Harker’s studio. At this…

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A few Grateful moments: a hodgepodge

This was a busy weekend for me, as I prepared to teach feltmaking. I loaded my car full of fibers and hot pots and towels and tools, and looked at colors and textures  and got my mind ready to share … Continue reading

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