Author Archives: rensfibreart

About rensfibreart

Australian Freeform Fibre Artist, Craft teacher & Author

A Beginners’ Crochet Notebook…

A Beginners’ Crochet Notebook… click here for the tutorial I receive many, many emails from folk needing help with their crochet; not only from frustrated beginners, but also from those who have been crocheting for a while asking, what for … Continue reading

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Season’s Greeting from the Land of Down Under…

Hi everyone, as another year nears its end, & I reflect back, I realise the many goals I had set for myself have gone by-the-way… One being updating my blog with new helpful crochet information & another, completing new crochet … Continue reading

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And the results are…. Maleny Knitfest & Alice Springs Beanie Fest 2018….

What a fabulous weekend it’s been for beanie enthusiasts & fibre tragics across Australia… From all reports Alice Springs Beanie Festival was a gigantic success & had its best sales ever… the competition entries were amazing as always & huge … Continue reading

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Maleny Knitfest 2018 – Fabulous Fibre Indulgence…

  Hi everyone…The Maleny Knitfest 2018 is on again & just around the corner; 2 fabulous days of fibre indulgence. Sat, 30th June & Sun, 1st July. The theme this year is Outer Space/Sci Fi. As in previous years, The Maleny … Continue reading

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Handmade Paper – Natural fibre & Recycled – My First Creative Love…

Long before I found the creative joy of freeform crochet, with all its colour & texture, I was papermaking; I guess you could say it was my first creative love. I became obsessed with Handmade Paper, both natural fibre and … Continue reading

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