Gwen's Handmade

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 Welcome 2022  - Winter Hours and Workshops

Tuesday to Fridays open from 10:am to 5:00pm and all other days by appointment. You can call (902)-893-4874 or email gmmader@hotmail.com to make arrangements.
 
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Unique to the Studio - Nova Scotia Hand Dyed Yarns & Fabric Colourways

Nova Scotia , Carters Beach, Lunenburg Academy, Tidal Bore, Autumn Forest

Workshops - Dates to be Announced

Embroidery PunchNeedle  - Snowman

Join me at the Douglas Street Recreations Centre - 40 Douglas Street Truro NS


Cost - $35 Pattern on light weight canvas and fingering yarn.  ( Punchneedle is not included but can be purchased for $30)

Needle Felting Workshop - To be Announced

Join me in at the Douglas Street Recreation Center in Januray to felt these cute snow floks. Everything will be provided.

Rug Hooking Kits

Rug Hooking Kits  and stand alone patterns avaliable as well as Punchneedle patterns on Monks Cloth and Embroidery Punchneedle patterns on light canvas for fingering yarn and weavers cloth for floss punching. Shipping is available with in Nova Scotia and Canada .  Check out all other kits in my Square On-line Store.   

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SunFlowers, Star Fish Mat and Coasters, Funky Flowers, mug rugs, winter nights and more.

 Lots of  Felting Kits are avaliable. Sheep, hedgehog, doggies, birds, Koala's  and Penguins.

 All three of the SaltWater Books are avaliable in the Studio $30 each.

Wanting to do some weaveing on a Rigid Heddle Loom?

 I have in stock the Ashford 16" Rigid Sampleit $260.00 , 24" Rigid Heddle Loom $350  and the  20 " Knitters Loom with Carry Bag $480.

 Whether you are learning to weave for the first time, want to learn new techniques or sample your wonderful yarns, these looms are fun and easy to use. Just add yarn! The 40cm (16") weaving width allows you to sample all your favourite rigid heddle patterns, textures and colours. The Knitters Loom with Carry Bag allows you to store and travel easily with your project.

Lots of New Fibres are in the Studio such as Hand dyed silks, Silk Hankies,Silk Chiffon Fabric, Maroi Fibres, felting needles/tools and beautiful colour packs of Merino and Corriedale.

New Silk & Merino Fibres from Ashford are in the Studio and waiting to be spun or felted.  They are beautiful. $30.00 for 100g bag, 50 g for $16 or 25g for $8.00

Avocado, Flamingo, Citrus, Berries and Skyscape and I Just love Sunset for felting and making those wonderfully soft nuno scarfs.