Books on Nuno Felting Techniques
NOW AVAILABLE FOR YOUR IPAD AND IPOD!
Nunofeltdesign’s books on improving your techniques are written for nuno felters with a medium level of experience (the books are not basic how-to's) who are already familiar with supplies, felting terms and the basics of this fascinating fiberart technique.
NUNO FELTING TIPS &TRICKS - Second Edition
NFT&T has hundreds of secrets and tips for how to nuno felt better and faster using the newest and latest techniques and tools. It's so popular that it's now available in several bookstores and public libraries in the US and UK.
Picking the best fibers and fabric
Nuno felting with non-wool fibers
Dyeing your own silk with Rit and Dylon
Using a microwave
Using a portable electric sander - detailed directions
How (and when) to make holes and cut-outs
How to water your nuno felt
Soaps for nuno felting
Learn how to make great edges and ends
How to make roving "yarn"
What to look for when buying custom fibers online
Best throwing technique
Using the "all cold water" method
Nuno felting with Cotton Voile & Cotton Gauze
How to make nuno felted CORDS and BEADS
Fixing a "mistake" with needle felting
plus many, many more!
Includes the most popular blog projects posted during 2012 with step-by-step photos to help you increase the complexity and interest of your own projects by adding on some of the most popular new techniques usually only taught in live workshops.
Because so many of you are interested in learning how to make felted vessles and shapes, I've included a bonus chapter on the "secrets" of making a NUNO FELTED BOWL using a baby Gertie Ball where the fabric is the main design element. Once you see how to do it, you'll love making them using your own talents and skills!
*Make your own Infinity Loop Scarf
*Add Ruffles to one or both edges, creating a DOUBLE RUFFLE and adding ruffles to the interior of your designs
*How to make and add Felt Lace
*Two-Layer Nuno Felting Technique and why it's so important when you want to make more complex designs
*How to create Mosaic Nuno Felt
*How to create Mosaic Felt Insets (using the Two-Layer Technique)
*Save money by mixing your own custom fibers/colors with wood handcarders
*Make a Nuno Felted Bowl using fabric as your main design element using a Gertie Ball resist.
now available at all of Amazon's international book-sales sites
recommended for the Kindle Fire (lots of color photos) or you can download the free Kindle Reader for your pc or laptop.
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