Please enjoy these links to some of my favorite resources and inspirations.

A sampling of feltmakers whose work I admire:

Inge Bauer
~http://www.ibtextiles.de/

Robin Blakney-Carlson, Luckystone Feltworks Studio
~ www.luckystonestudio.com/home.htm

Sharon Costello, Black Sheep Designs
~ www.blacksheepdesigns.com/

May Jacobsen Hvistendahl
~ http://filtmaker.no/

Polly Stirling, Wild Turkey Felt Makers
~ http://wildturkeyfeltmakers.com/PollyStirling.html

Jeanette Sendler
~ http://www.sendler.co.uk/Merchandise/Hangings.htm

Great sources for fibers and feltmaking supplies:

Dharma Trading Co.
White silks and fabric dyes for feltmakers
~ www.dharmatrading.com

Lori Flood Felted Fibers
Dyed merino roving, merino and Norwegian batts, fiber blends, silk for nuno felt
~ www.spinsterstreadle.com/

New England Felting Supply
Dyed merino wool roving, Norwegian felting batts, fiber blends, pre-felts, hand-dyed silk fabric, books
~ www.feltingsupply.com/

Northeast Fiber Arts Center
Dyed merino wool roving, Norwegian felting batts, custom felting batts, fiber blends, pre-felts, silk fabric, dyes, and felting supplies
~ www.northeastfiberarts.com/

Outback Fibers
Dyed Australian merino wool roving, silk roving, fiber blends, felting supplies, and books
~ www.outbackfibers.com/

Thai Silks
Huge selection of white silk for feltmaking in numerous weights and widths, as well as dyed and patterned silks
~ www.thaisilks.com/

Organizations and events that support feltmakers:

Felters’ Fling
An intensive week-long conference offered every two years for serious feltmakers. Top felt artists from around the world lead workshops covering a full range of artistic and technical feltmaking topics.
~ www.blacksheepdesigns.com/

Northeast Feltmakers Guild
Feltmakers meet 3 times each year at various locations in the northeast to show work, share experiences, and advance feltmaking skills; $25 annual dues.
~ www.northeastfeltmakersguild.org/

International Feltmakers Association
Membership organization offering a quarterly journal, Felt Matters; $50 annual dues.
~ www.feltmakers.com/2008/

Online Feltmakers’ Forum
Share ideas, techniques, resources, and observations related to feltmaking. To subscribe to this list hosted by Pat Spark, email to majordomo@peak.org and in the body of the message write: subscribe feltmakers.

 
 
   
 

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