Felting Tips

Time has slipped by and it’s two weeks since I last wrote a post. Today’s felting tip is going to be very brief as I have to prepare for a workshop and my internet connection at home has been too sketchy for writing. The wind plays havoc with our phone line and the last week…

Felting tips – playing with colour

So how did Christine get from a pile of white fleece to this finished piece? This picture was made using one of our felting kits with just 6 colours in it as well as the white. First she added tiny wisps and pinches of the two shades of green Gently patting the laid fibres helps…

Felting Tips – using white

I thought perhaps some folks might be interested in tips from Mum and I about how to make felt. So here is the first “Felting Tip” from Diva Designs. Photos from me, hands in action from Christine – Mum! We always use white merino as a background to our felt pictures for two reasons: First,…

Dip-Dying

This grey Monday morning I am trying a bit of a strange operation – dip-dying a hat to change the colour of the crown as the lady who is buying it from me wants a black crown to her red brimmed hat rather than blue… I have to do it at home as I haven’t…