If you have ever had a question about a felting technique; now you will get all the answers and more from this book “The Complete Photo Guide to Felting by Ruth Lane”. Many people are referring to this as “Their Bible of Felting”! The photographs in this “how-to book” are a complete guide for numerous felting techniques, including needle felting, wet felting, and nuno felting. There are easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions; with hundreds of full-color photographs and soon you will be trying these techniques for your felting creations. Several fabric artists are featured to inspire you to attempt something new. She covers machine felting and you will learn what to have on hand for all you felting needs. Ruth Lane is a self-taught fiber artist who loves to “play” with a wide variety of materials including wool, silk, fabrics, yarns, and threads. Creating one of a kind fiber art pieces to share with the world fulfills her creative passion. She has been a member of the Felting Forum—an online forum of 2500 felt makers from around the world—for four and half years and a moderator for three years. A longtime supporter of fine crafts, Ruth co-owns a fine craft gallery, The Purple Pomegranate, which represents more than 180 American artists whose work includes jewelry, ceramics, metal work, mixed media, woodworking, glass art, fiber art, prints and paintings. Ruth has taught felt making, including basic wet felting, nuno felting, making 3D felt objects using a resist, the use of a power sander in felting and dyeing of wool and other fibers for the use in felting. She writes a blog about felting and other fiber arts at http://ruthsfiberphotos.blogspot.com and has written several tutorials on various felting techniques as well as recurring articles about the elements and principles of design. She lives in Kalispell, Montana. Blog Moving
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