Felt Landscape Lampshades

Felt Landscape Lampshades

Posted Posted in Felt Lampshades, Feltmaking Events, Feltmaking Tutorials

Did you know you can ‘paint’ with wool fibres to create beautiful designs and artworks?  This week talented Exmouth artist Anna FitzGerald and I helped guide a group of felters to create felt landscape lampshades, first designing painterly pieces of felt and then turning these into lampshades.  ‘Painting’ with fibres is not dissimilar to working […]

Felting with Big Bertha

Posted Posted in Bags, Feltmaking Tutorials

I’ve recently been experimenting with an even bigger ball to use as a resist and shape for making felted bags: her name’s Big Bertha.  You can see from the photo (she’s the purple one) that she’s considerably bigger than my usual pink felting ball, reaching a circumference of 40″ (and possibly bigger, though I was […]