Category Archives: Events

Nuno Felting

23 July 2013 Caroline and Romain showed us how to nuno-felt. We applied fine pieces of wool sliver to chiffon fabric to produce a nuno-felted sample.

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Felted Flowers

28 May 2013 Caroline and Denise showed us how to make a felted flower using a  method they learned at a workshop.  A busy morning with lots of felting happening:

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I-cord Knitting; Show and Tell

14 May 2013

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Festival Dinner

27 April 2013 A couple of images showing one of the flax flower table centre-pieces at the Creative Fibre Festival dinner: We have good reason to be proud of them, and thanks to Caroline for her hard work in putting … Continue reading

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Felted Beads

26 March 2013 Romain showed us examples of beads she has made from felt, and guided us through the processes for various methods.  We look forward to Show and Tell when people bring their finished objects.

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Felted Stones

26 February 2013 Anne took a class on basic felting by showing us how to make a paper weight using wool and a stone.  It was very much a hands-on class – lots of fun with quick results:

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Show and Tell

12 February 2013 It was nice to meet up again after the Christmas break.  We “showed and told” our received Fibre Swap items for those who hadn’t yet seen them, and also what we have been working on over the … Continue reading

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Wairarapa Fibre Swap

28 November 2012 The day trip to Masterton was enjoyed by all.  The weather was pleasant, the welcome warm and the swapping of finished fibre objects with the Wairarapa group at The Woolshed was lots of fun.  People had put … Continue reading

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AGM, Bring and Buy, and lunch at 1841

27 November 2012 We had a “Bring and Buy” and the AGM at the Communty Centre, then headed off to the 1841 for lunch. A good way to finish  the year (before heading off to the Wairarapa Group the next … Continue reading

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Flax Weaving, Show and Tell

13 November 2012 Caroline demonstrated the art of weaving flowers from flax, and we also had a few Show and Tell items.

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