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Materials List for Garden Jacket

Garden Jacket Materials List: (click here for .pdf)

 * Silk yardage – 5 momme open weave (100% Silk Habotai, Georgette or Gauze):

  • Side 1: 3-5 colors, total of 2 yards
  • Side 2: 1 color, total of 2 yards

*  Wool Roving – Superfine (19 micron or less):

  • 1-3 Main Colors: 4 ounces total
  • 3-5 Accent Colors (optional): 0.5 ounce total

 100% Natural Fiber Accents (optional):

  • 100% Wool yarn (make sure it is not superwash)
  • * Silk and Bamboo Tussah
  • * Silk Hankies

Tools List:

 Pattern:

  • * 1 piece floor underlayment 30 inches x 6 feet
  • A well-fitting jacket, sweater, or shrug to help you create a pattern for your Garden Jacket (optional)
  • Tape measure
  • Straight edge
  • 1 roll clear packing tape
  • Sharpie permanent felt pen
  • Scissors

 Felting and Fulling:

  • * 1 roll 0.5 or 0.7 mil Painter’s plastic drop cloth (needs to be light or very light duty)
  • 1 piece indoor non-slip rug pad (medium hole) 30 inches x 6 foot
  • * 4 – 3”x3” squares cut out of non-skid drawer liner, rubber with holes
  • * 1 roll 0.5 or 0.7 mil Painter’s plastic drop cloth (needs to be light or very light duty) 30 inches x 6 foot
  • 1 piece indoor non-slip rug pad (medium hole) 30 inches x 6 foot
  • * 4 – 3”x3” squares cut out of non-skid drawer liner, rubber with holes
  • * 1 piece approx. 2’ x 3’ Thermo Tex Ground Solar pool blanket or bubble wrap
  • * 1 Ball Brause or Spray Bottle
  • 1 bottle Dawn liquid dish soap
  • thin plastic grocery bag or shower scrunchy
  • * Polyester shower curtain (no waterproof coating) cut to 30 inch x 30 inch
  • # 2-4 Old bath towels 
  • # 1 Plastic bucket or dishwashing bin
  • 1 Old saucepan
  • 2 – 1 Gallon ziplock bags
  • 4 knee high nylons

 Class Fee: $10 – includes small splashes of decorative accent materials: silk, wool roving, decorative yarns, silk hankies, throwers waste

 

Source suggestions: Nuno Felting Materials can be ordered on-line through the following sources for guaranteed nuno felting success:

  • OutbackFibers.com - Silk Yardage, Wool Roving, Silk Hankies (allow 1 week for delivery, or can be picked up at Felter’s Rendezvous)
  • kangaroodyer.com - Hand dyed Silk Yardage (allow 2 weeks)
  • Cari Cook at www.thequiltedhorse.net(allow 2 weeks for delivery, or can be picked up at Felter’s Rendezvous) 
  • Nancy Dorian at now and Zen www.nancydorian.com - (allow 2 weeks for delivery, or can be picked up at Felter’s Rendezvous) 

Most tools can be found at home stores.

* These items will be available for sale during the Rendezvous at the Rendezvous Marketplace

# These materials will be available to borrow at no charge (first come/first served) from the Felting Source during the Rendezvous.