“Stick a needle in my eye. . .”

I have been experimenting with making pin cushions from wet-felted wool.  So far I’ve made geodes, a felted “rock” (not shown), a sheep, and, well, eyeballs: What do you think?

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Fun Felting–Coyote Tail for a Costume

Here is a fun little volunteer project I did for our local elementary school–a coyote tail and ears: The kids loved it–it was my first tail, but I think I will be making more of them!

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Handwarmers!

I love handwarmers.  Fingerless gloves.  Wristwarmers.  I wear them all winter for driving, for working outside, for typing in my sometimes cold studio. . . I used to buy them.  Then I learned to crochet, and everyone I knew got fingerless gloves for Christmas.  (Sorry, family!) Now, I’m felting them.…

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Where there’s a will, there’s a way. . .

I’ve been away from the studio for the past week, helping my dad while he’s recovering from a hip replacement, and have really missed it. Yesterday, I decided to try felting in the hospital room.  (Yes, I was desperate.)  Fortunately, nurses are hard to phase, and once they realized that it…

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Hat Displays

I got to play with powertools!  Bwahaahaahaa!  There’s no stopping me now! I am thankful that Mr. Aberwacky has a well-equipped wood shop.  I’m even more thankful that he lets me use it!  (Thanks, Hat Man!) I spent some time coming up with a way to display several hats at…

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