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As Rolf Harris would say…

Friday, April 21st, 2006

….can you tell what it is yet?

Experienced spinners will notice that this is my feeble attemt at using a drop spinndel!! Now in my defence I have to say I am doing this without prior experience and any form of tuition other then the writen word…and I am not understanding those…AT ALL!!!!!!!!! Well I could […]

Progress

Tuesday, April 18th, 2006

I hope everybody had a good Easter..it’s back to the grindstone..or Dungeon in my Case!! I wanted to show you the finished piece of the Blue Vessel. I have embellished it using Needle Felting (thanks to Belle’s encouragement). By the way Belle if you could let me know how I can contact you I would […]

Another Vessel..it will be

Sunday, April 16th, 2006

First Thank you everyone for your good words and encouragement…I will keep at it:) Now for those of my friends that have asked here in pictures what hopefully will be another nice piece (lots of pics)
A jar and two colors of Roving

After the jar has been ‘wraped’

protect the Roving with some socks.

Pour some hot water […]

Just a little encouragement…..

Saturday, April 15th, 2006

..and I wade into territory unknown. After the excellent feedback I recieved from my Vessels I thought I try wall hangings. Now I am limited in the size I can do because of the workspace I have, but little steps….So I created 2 small Wallhangings. Number one is called ‘Bridging The Gap’ . Greens representing […]

Fiberartist or am I deluding myself?

Friday, April 14th, 2006

I have been felting Vessels..at least that is how I think of them. I love love experimenting with Feltmaking. I use Roving for this. Okay I am no trained artist…all I know is self taught but I have been looking about and mine are just as weird and wonderous as anybody elses out there…tell me […]