Felt artist, Kathy Elfers, will be doing a demonstration and presentation about the ancient art of felt making on Saturday, October 29th, 2016 at the Siuslaw Public Library in Florence, Oregon. She will be in the Bromley Room from 12-2pm and repeating the demonstration from 3-5pm. If you’ve ever wanted to know the history and how felting works, this is a great demonstration not to be missed!
What: DEMONSTRATION of FELTMAKING
Where: Siuslaw Library, Bromley Room in Florence, Oregon
When: Saturday, Oct. 29th, 2016 from 12-2pm and again from 3-5pm.
Who: Kathy Elfers of Kathy Elfers Felt Concepts
Congrats, Nancy W., you are the first one to correctly guess on the blog!
Quiz Answer: “PENDLETON WOOLEN MILLS”
Join us and learn how to spin, felt and weave!
Introduction to Spindle Spinning
Saturday, 10/29/2016 1pm-5pm
Needle Felting Basics
Tuesday, 11/1/2016 2pm – 4pm
Feast Art Yarns
Saturday, 11/2/2016 5pm-8pm
Pine Needle Basket 2-Day Workshop
Saturday and Sunday, 11/5-11/6 2016 10am-3pm
Shibori Techniques On Leather
Friday and Saturday, 11/11-11/13 2016 10am-4pm
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Saturday, 11/19/2016 10am-4pm
Week 4 – Friday Fiber Give Away!
First person to answer correctly will win the item(s) pictured! Winner announced the following Thursday! Good luck!
“What company supplies our woven remnants? They also published the book pictured in the photo.”
Congratulations, Kimberly Bullock, you guessed correctly! The answer was
Black Corriedale from Australia.
Eugene Textile Has a stunning and vast array of colors of Merino wool roving! This wool is exceptionally soft and so fun for your spinning or felting projects! We offer many colors in our shop and online! Don’t forget that we have a special offer for Halloween coming up! More information about the special is found on our newsletter!
No correct answer yet! One day left to guess and win this great roving!
If you were to meet up with this sheep, he would greet you with “G’day mate!”
We have a beautiful package of 3 oz. roving to offer for our Friday giveaway this week!
Week 3 Quiz Question:
“WHAT IS THE BREED AND ORIGIN OF THE SHEEP SHOWN IN THE PHOTO?”
The first person that comments the correct answer on the blog will win a 3oz. package of this breed of sheep’s beautiful roving! Winner will be announced next Thursday!
No correct answer on the blog this week but we did have a customer give us an answer at the store and she will be this week’s winner of the beautiful rayon spools!
Answer: There are 8 felted flags on the banner over the Merino Wool in the shop.
Featured Item of the Week:
Sparkle Metallic Yarn
We’ve been busy spinning dozens of spools of this gorgeous yarn.
Looks so beautiful in so many projects!