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Materials List for Robbin Firth’s Nuno-Felted Spiral Wrap

Note: some materials are available for sale or loan.

* Available for sale in Rendezvous Marketplace

+ Available for loan from The Felting Source, first come-first served, contact Deb Tewell

FELTING MATERIALS:

* 3.5 yards of dyed habotai silk (5 momme and 55 in wide)

* 3 yards of Margilan dyed silk fabric, 120cm wide. If you can’t find 120cm wide then you will need an extra yard and a half to equal 4.5 yards total

* 6 -8oz. (12-19.5 micron) Solid colored Merino top/roving fiber

* 3 -5oz. of a darker colored merino than the merino described in the previous bullet point

* 3-4 oz. Mulberry silks brick fibers or mulberry silk top fibers

* 1.5 oz. Embellishment Fibers (cultivated silks, and tussah silk fibers) Coordinate your colors to match your dyed merino fiber and merino fiber center base

Supplies & Equipment

+ Large bath towels (4-6)

* Pool cover or bubble wrap (enough to cover two 8-foot tables)

+ Bed or table risers to elevate your work table

* Ball Brauser or similar type of water sprinkler

Scissors

Notebook

Pencil

Tape measure

* Thin painter’s plastic (1roll) (thickness: 0.7mil-0.8mil)

* Soap (Orvus paste, Dawn dish soap, or olive oil soap)

+ Swimming Noodle

+ 4-6 ties or knee high pantyhose to hold roll together

+ Bucket/Pail

* Net fabric (e.g. old net curtain) large enough in size to cover your work. 3-4 yards

* Available for sale in Rendezvous Marketplace

+ Available for loan from The Felting Source, first come-first served