I often get told that my pictures are so lifelike that they think it’s a photo. That is the response that I hope for. In doing what I do, I hope to convince the observer that using wool instead of paint is a genuine art form and a wonderful medium to use, and not just a craft.

I have been creating felt landscapes using various types of wool for 4 years now. The pictures are made by wet and needle felting the wool fibers together using soap, water, and lots of agitation. I love being out in nature and I often use where I live in Scotland as inspiration for my creations.

I enjoy using various types of wool to show the different textures in the landscape. My favorite wools are Merino, Teeswater, Finnish, and Corriedale wools. I sometimes use natural wool fibers, but more often use dyed wool. I like to think of all the colors of wool the same as any artist would use a paint pallet. Wool is such a versatile medium and one I hope to continue using for many years to come!

More info: Instagram | Facebook | artisanfeltstudio.com

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Scottish Castle, Eilean Donan

Scottish Castle, Eilean Donan

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Jakki Wetherall
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1 month ago

My favourite castle!

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Summer Falls In Glencoe

Summer Falls In Glencoe

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

Gorgeous! I love how you captured the textures of the flowing water and fields of flowers.

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Robin

Robin

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Sherri Haight
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1 month ago

This is a most glorious example of needle felting and it's terrific composition as well.

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Glencoe

Glencoe

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Trying so hard thinking
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1 month ago

Wow great subtle work :)

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The Lights Of Callanish

The Lights Of Callanish

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago (edited)

The Callanish standing stones are such a magical places to visit. I would love to see the aurora there one day.

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The Cottage At Silver Sands

The Cottage At Silver Sands

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago (edited)

The deep blue of shadows in water is captured beautifully but it's really the light through the shallows that calls my attention

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Summer At Loch Achtriochtan

Summer At Loch Achtriochtan

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago

The number of greens you must use is astonishing

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Autumn At Glenfinnan

Autumn At Glenfinnan

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LadyGrimm
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1 month ago

I've been on that viaduct!

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Mist In The Glen

Mist In The Glen

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago (edited)

You nailed it perfectly! It looks like the fog really is hovering in a 2D plane above the land!

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Bow Fiddle Rock At Sunset

Bow Fiddle Rock At Sunset

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

Love all of the colours in this piece- there is nothing that beats watching the sun set on one of the Scottish isles.

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Winter At Loch Achtriochtan

Winter At Loch Achtriochtan

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago

I love the reflection

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The Brides Veil Waterfall On Skye

The Brides Veil Waterfall On Skye

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Glencoe Lochan

Glencoe Lochan

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Sunset At The Quiraing, Skye

Sunset At The Quiraing, Skye

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NamiKoa
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1 month ago

The color of the grass with all it's different shades of green is spot on for that place.

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The Devils Staircase

The Devils Staircase

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Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan

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Sherri Haight
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1 month ago

Was this where they filmed Harry Potter?

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The View To Loch Achtriochtan

The View To Loch Achtriochtan

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Puffin On Lunga

Puffin On Lunga

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

I adore puffins. I love how you've captured all the different textures of the flowers.

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Looking To The Buachaille

Looking To The Buachaille

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Maryam Siddiqui
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1 month ago

I LOVE how u made the water

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Glencoe

Glencoe

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Gearrannan Blackhouse Village

Gearrannan Blackhouse Village

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

I can almost smell the burning peat moss and salty air!

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Steall Falls In Glen Nevis

Steall Falls In Glen Nevis

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New Lanark Water Mill

New Lanark Water Mill

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

Gorgeous- one of my favourite places. The colours of the falls are stunning in autumn.

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Jacobite Train And Glenfinnan Viaduct

Jacobite Train And Glenfinnan Viaduct

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Michelle Tolliver
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1 month ago

Obligatory reminds me of the train scenes in Harry Potter

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Summer At The Buachaille

Summer At The Buachaille

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Loch Achtriochtan

Loch Achtriochtan

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Arisaig Sunset

Arisaig Sunset

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Trying so hard thinking
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1 month ago

Stunning clouds and water reflexes :)

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Dreaming Of Morar

Dreaming Of Morar

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The Rhododendrons

The Rhododendrons

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A Wee Boat By The Beach

A Wee Boat By The Beach

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Summer In The Glen

Summer In The Glen

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Bluebells

Bluebells

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Seilebost On The Isle Of Harris

Seilebost On The Isle Of Harris

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Red Roof Cottage

Red Roof Cottage

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St Palladius Church

St Palladius Church

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The Lost (Hidden) Valley In Glencoe

The Lost (Hidden) Valley In Glencoe

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Dalbeg Beach On The Isle Of Lewis

Dalbeg Beach On The Isle Of Lewis

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Bored Birgit
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1 month ago

What a nice cove.

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The Cottage In Glencoe

The Cottage In Glencoe

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Falls Of Dochart, Killin

Falls Of Dochart, Killin

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Fishing Boat At Mallaig

Fishing Boat At Mallaig

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago

Golden hour?

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The Cottage At Loch Achtriochtan

The Cottage At Loch Achtriochtan

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Glenfinnan

Glenfinnan

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Aonach Eagach In Glencoe

Aonach Eagach In Glencoe

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago

People!

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River Cottage, Glencoe

River Cottage, Glencoe

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The Ruins Of Slains Castle

The Ruins Of Slains Castle

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The Cottage At Black Cuillins

The Cottage At Black Cuillins

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Mist And Heather

Mist And Heather

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Sun After The Storm At Eilean Donan Castle

Sun After The Storm At Eilean Donan Castle

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Karasi Mills
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1 month ago

Wow

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Summer At The Buachaille

Summer At The Buachaille

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