Needle Felting Beginner: Magical Crystal Felt

Needle Felting Beginner: Magical Crystal Felt

hi so today I’m going to show you how to make a magical crystal felt so here’s one example that I’ve done and this is the one I’m going to show you today so you’re going to need a needle felting foam some needles you’re just gonna put some needles out right here and you’re […]

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Exploring Fiber Reactive Dyes: Working with Natural Fibers • Claire Benn

Exploring Fiber Reactive Dyes: Working with Natural Fibers • Claire Benn

♪ music ♪ Before we talk about fiber reactive dyes, what I would like to do first is talk about the cloth. Because, let’s face it — ultimately this is all about the cloth. You are dyeing yardage to sell, dyeing cloth to make a quilt, you are printing or using surface design techniques on […]

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How To Spin Yarn With a Drop Spindle

How To Spin Yarn With a Drop Spindle

Hi, this is Jody, and I’m here at alpaca direct here to talk to you today about spinning and Before we get started on spinning. Let me tell you a little bit of background of what actually goes into roving this is alpaca roving and The word roving basically all it means is that it’s […]

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Brown Sheep Company | Nebraska Stories

Brown Sheep Company | Nebraska Stories

(machine humming) PEGGY JO WELLS: I had wanted to be part of the mill from the beginning, ’cause I’ve always had a passion for fiber. NARRATOR: There aren’t many wool mills in the United States, but one can be found here, near the town of Mitchell. PEGGY JO WELLS: There’s more and more people that […]

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Prairie Mosaic 704

(woman) “Prairie Mosaic” is funded by– the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on Nov. 4th, 2008; the North Dakota Council on the Arts, and by the members of Prairie Public. Welcome to “Prairie Mosaic,” a patchwork of stories about the art, culture, and history […]

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Fringe Twisting Tutorial

Fringe Twisting Tutorial

We’re going to be twisting the fringe ends on this scarf to finish it up. Fringe like this is very very nice, it’s pretty, it’s got a graceful drape on it. Most scarves and shawls and things like to end with a fringe because it just looks more finished. However fringe doesn’t launder particularly well, […]

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Artbeads Cafe – Braided Jewelry with Cynthia Kimura and Cheri Carlson

Artbeads Cafe – Braided Jewelry with Cynthia Kimura and Cheri Carlson

CYNTHIA: Hi, I’m Cynthia from Artbeads Cafe, and today I have Cheri with me. Hi, Cheri. CHERI: Hi, Cynthia. CYNTHIA: How are you today? CHERI: Good, thank you. How are you? CYNTHIA: Good. Thanks. Today we’re talking about macramé and braids, right? CHERI: Right. CYNTHIA: Because everyone did macramé a very long time ago. CHERI: […]

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How to Crochet For Jewelry (without Hooks)

How to Crochet For Jewelry (without Hooks)

Go to Beadaholique.com for all of your beading supplies needs! Thanks for joining us here at Beadaholique.com. Today I’m gonna show you how to finger crochet. Here’s an example of a necklace where we did some finger crocheting and we embedded some various beads. Right next to it is a pearl knotting technique which you […]

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