Needle felting

Raveler's Lounge

Last Chance: Join us in Pittsburgh, in the Raveler’s Lounge!

March 21st, 2018 by LBYS Staff
The Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival is coming up the first weekend in April – will we see you there? Our Director of Education Gretchen Fancher will be teaching classes, and she & Darrin will be hosting a variety of events in the...

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Learn Needle Felting at the Studio!

February 8th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
Did you know you don’t have to knit or crochet with wool to make beautiful items? Did you know it only takes a special needle to create two- or three-dimensional works of art? Needle felting can create beautiful surface designs, and also...

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See the New Art Installation at the Studio!

January 20th, 2017 by LBYS Staff
We’ve got a new art installation at the Studio! Look at the photos above, read about it below, and if you’re in town, come by and see it in person. No picture can do justice to how gorgeous these needle felted...

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Learn to Embellish Your Work at LBYS!

November 15th, 2016 by LBYS Staff
Sometimes a knit or crochet piece needs a little extra pizzazz. You can embroider on a cool design, or use needle felting to add images and texture to certain finished items. We’ve got classes in both of those techniques coming up...

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Gnomes Take Manhattan!

August 2nd, 2013 by LBYS Staff
Most of our customers at the Studio are on the hunt for yarn, notions, and inspiration – but those with the keenest eye seek out our resident gnome, who spends his days hidden from view and his nights helping us tidy...

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DIY Yarn Crafted Halloween Mask: A Look at Needlefelting

October 22nd, 2012 by Darrin
Two years ago when I was vacationing in Connecticut, I saw a small painting that had been created using wool roving. This was my first experience with needle felting.  I was so inspired that I bought all of the supplies needed...

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