funky felted bags

so much fun at the gallery recently when textile artist june hope came to teach us felting; very pleased with my orange and green bag (note the amount of shrinkage compared to the original template)

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funky felted bags workshop

After our inspirational nuno felting workshop with Tasmanian textile artist June Hope, we can’t wait to have her back!

Looking to run a Funky Felted Bag workshop in August or September.

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Please call meĀ at Gone Rustic Studio + Gallery, St Marys, Tasmania on 03 6372 2724 or 0417027424 to register your interest.

You can also send an email – please click here.

Cost is $65 plus materials; tea and coffee provided (byo lunch).

Hope to hear from you soon!

getting shirty

thanks to pillows-a-la-mode, I was inspired to recycle a shirt into something new

to be precise, a pyjama shirt, recycled into many new thingsgetting shirty - rita summers 2013there was enough fabric to make a cushion, 2 x luggage tags, a journal cover, 2 x brooches, a cuff, a drawstring bag, 2 x pocket bags, a heart hanger and a wallet

wool felt added; embellished with buttons, beads and hand stitching

[i am offering this as a workshop this year – click here to enrol or find out more]