I forgot to post the fun wrap bracelets that I've created (similar to the famous ones) at an affordable price. Fun to mix-in with your bracelet collections.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
This flower is made of 60 sheets of 3" origami paper in 12 colors. Lots of folding and attachment of petals created this fun dimensional flower... Also in progress is an 8.5" square card stock paper flower. 30 sheets are complete - card stock is extremely hard to fold so I may not finish the other half...
Friday, January 18, 2013
shhhh... This wall hanging is a gift for my friend "Sweet Sue" owner of Harvard Sweet Boutique, Hudson, MA. I downloaded the logo www.harvardsweetboutique.com and wet felted the background then needle felted the details... Hope she likes it!
wool fibers laid out for the background
wet felting complete
needle felting detail in progress...
Finished size ~16" x 12"
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
I've adminred Gillian Harris' "field of poppies" wall hanging from her "Complete Feltmaking" book for years and decided to try a mini version... Here are the results
Wool fibers laid out ~11 x 26"
initial wetting and rolling done, fibers are nicely felted ready to be worked without the bubble wrap
looking a bit too plain and the poppy petals weren't looking right
so I needled some extra petals, added some beads in the center and turned the poppy into a posie...