Henry Moore’s Sheep Sketchbook… woolgatherers

Henry Moore made numerous sketches of his favourite subjects including sheep. He captures the character in simple lines which I wanted to translate into wool. Felting or wet felting is just painting with wool. You can also draw with wool when you pull and twist thin drafts of wool fibre. I run workshops on drawing,Continue reading “Henry Moore’s Sheep Sketchbook… woolgatherers”

Fabulous Felting group

Sue, Joanne and Tasch have explored lots of techniques of wet felting landscapes. Sue has created a beautiful landscape which she’ll embellish at home. This week she wanted to express herself in colours through abstract design and the result was awesome! See below. Adding the final dynamic diagonal in black. Well done Sue! Sue’s comments…Continue reading “Fabulous Felting group”

Nuno Felting in merino wools and silks

Workshop was run on one to one basis to explore Nuno felting techniques. Patience and determination to thoroughly felt are necessary to achieve good results. Expectations managed initially by creating a few samples using different material and techniques.