Archives for May 2014

How to Paint Tiger Stripes on a T-Shirt

How to Paint Tiger Stripes on a T-Shirt So, I actually ventured out into the world and popped by my favorite craft store the other day. When you work from home, it’s easy to go into hermit mode….especially when you’re fortunate (like me) to live in a little patch of paradise. Anyhoo…. I needed to […]

Welcome to Week 18 of the Wake Up Wednesday Linky Party!

               Welcome to the 18th week of   Wake Up Wednesday “Linky”  29 Blogs  –  1 Party &   Giveaway We are so excited to have you all party with us. Thank you so much to all those who participate in our party. Last week we had  319 awesome linkups!     Wake Up and […]

Memorial Day Sales from Interweave and Leisure Arts

Super quick post to let you guys know that there are huge sales going on THIS WEEKEND ONLY! (This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, Fiberartsy may receive a small commission) Interweave We all know and love Interweave, right? Well, if you’re not familiar with […]

2014 Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Fest was a huge success!

And a great time was had by all!! Well, I know I had fun! This past weekend was the 5th Annual Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival, held each year at Masterson Station Park in picturesque Lexington, Kentucky. This festival features many vendors selling everything from raw and washed fiber, handspun yarn and dyed locks to […]

Come out to the Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival!

This weekend, I am heading to the Kentucky Sheep & Fiber Festival! Not vending, just shopping, camping and helping out at the Kentucky Alpaca Association booth. So pop on over to Masterson Station Park in Lexington this weekend! I’ll take lots of photos and share them next week. (This post contains affiliate links, which means […]

Lattice Felting Tutorial – Part 4 Wet Felting Techniques Series

Lattice Felting – a Wet Felting Tutorial Did you see the other Felting Tutorials in the Series? Part 1 – Basic Felting Part 2 – Cobweb Felting Part 3 – Nuno Felting Part 5 Resist Felting a Bowl What the heck is Lattice Felting anyway? Just like the name suggests, it’s a wet felting technique […]

Marble Dyeing Silk Scarves

“Marble” Dyeing Silk Scarves   Don’t you just love a pretty, colorful silk scarf? Did you know that it’s actually very easy to dye your own? All you need is the right tools and some basic know-how. Download this Free Tutorial There are many, many different techniques for “marble” dyeing fabric. I like to experiment […]

Cinco de Mayo and Mother’s Day Sales on Yarn, Fabric and Classes!

Big Spring Sales going on now!   1. Interweave Cinco de Mayo Savings at Interweave, now through 5/7/2014 Save $5 on $15 with CINCO5 Save $10 on $30 with CINCO10 Save $15 on $50 with CINCO15 2. Craftsy Huge Spring Sales going on: Huge Savings on online classes such as Improve Your Knitting and Sewing […]