I was looking at photos of a distant nebula from the Hubble Space Telescope, and the colors were so amazing and beautiful and varied. Of course, me being me, my first thought was how I could design an art batt to share with you from the colors in the photo! :-)
These art batts contain soft merino, bamboo, baby alpaca, kid mohair locks, and some sparkly angelina and firestar.
The colors include several shades of blue and green as well as lavender, eggplant, white, light brown, dark brown, and even pink. Every one was in the nebula, and I tried to replicate the proportions of colors as well.
Most of the fibers are in multiple layers of thin stripes throughout the batts, but I kept all the locks on the top.
The last photo shows the yarn I made from two of these art batts.
Weight: 2 ounces
Contents: 73% Merino Wool, 10% alpaca, 10% bamboo, 5% kid mohair locks, 1% angelina, 1% firestar
Colors: Blues, greens, lavender, eggplant, white, light brown, dark brown, soft pink
Carding Style: Layers of thin stripes carded once
Uses: Spinning or Felting (88% feltable fibers)
Please allow 1-3 business days for me to make these for you once you order them.
MY GIFT TO YOU
Also, as a token of my appreciation, I would be happy to include your choice of either a sprig of fresh rosemary from my organic garden or a handmade felt ball infused with essential lavender oil with your order. Both of these smell wonderful and are natural moth deterrents. Just let me know if you would like one and which one you would prefer in the note to seller when you check out.
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Happy fiber artistry!