First planning meeting of the year last night to decide what we need to do to make sure we are ready for this year's festival. We've been experimenting with cowl scarves and they seem popular last year's fest. We also want to bring our brooch range up to date and have some contemporary designs that we want to start making. It's an exciting time. Photo's to follow.

Read More » | January 30, 2012 | Category: Misc | Comments: none

felt painting

The Art of Felt

We have spent some time experimenting with felting techniques and have made a range of felt “paintings”. The paintings are inspired by sea scapes and a heavily textures and use a wide range of fibres including wool, yarn, burrs, nepps and slubs; as well as fleeces from different sheep, Wendleydale is very curly and really [...]

Read More » | January 2, 2012 | Category: Misc | Comments: none