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Maplerose
Nelson, British Columbia
Inspiration from the heart of the Kootenay mountains.
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We are breathing energy into our new space and it is feeling more and more alive and vibrant! We are offering classes again in August and September. It sure will feel good to have a little more elbow room! Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2013 at Maplerose
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Brandy has been felting some incredible landscapes with her skilled hands. They are entirely made of wool and invite old and young alike to wonder and admire. The tree is made with wire and covered with wool. Small details are easily added with a felting needle. The roof of the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2013 at Maplerose
We have finally selected our winner fro the November giveaway: Kerry Eady you are the lucky winner!!! Would you get in touch with us at info@maplerose.ca please? Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2012 at Maplerose
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Here is a link for instructions to make these lovely star lanterns. We paint a sheet of watercolor paper with Stockmar carmine and lemon yellow, let it dry, oil it with a cloth(I have used olive oil, which smells a little off the next year but I freshened it up... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2012 at Maplerose
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Here it is: Our November blog giveaway! We are giving away a watercolor painting set! Brighten the dark gray winter days with some beautiful wet-on-wet watercolor paintings! Includes heavy watercolor paper, wooden brush and three jars of Stockmar paint. To participate subscribe to our blog and send us a message... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2012 at Maplerose
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Custom dyed yarns at maplerose. Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2012 at Maplerose
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Crafting for Hallowe'en is so much fun! The possibilities are rich during this time when the veils are thinning. These needle felted witches and cats are the latest addition at Maplerose. Wet felted pumpkins, coming up! Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2012 at Maplerose
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We have a new page on Facebook! Maplerose Yarn Store, where we can share our love for knitting, crochet, and all things yarn... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2012 at Maplerose
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Never a dull moment at Maplerose.... These camels are a recent creation, by special request from one of our customers in Toronto. Pleasing to make, working with the 100% Wool Felt, and quiet, rhythmic, and neat stitches meet my need for order and peace. Can you see the peaceful expression... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2012 at Maplerose
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These little mushrooms were easy to make with Stockmar Modelling beeswax. To us the wax, warm it in your hands or next to a warm place until soft. Then shape into little stems and caps for the toadstools. In Waldorf schools the warm wax is given to young children at... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2012 at Maplerose
Maplerose is now following a little crafty nest
Apr 19, 2012
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The grass is sprouting, the trees are budding, the rain is falling falling falling but is cool and fragrant rather than just freezing. I poke my head out the door like a mole and sniff, and my blind shack-whacky little heart sings -- it's spring! Let me outside, let me... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2012 at Maplerose
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We are finally putting on more felting workshops. Everyone needed a rest after the busy Christmas season. The schedule is on maplerose . Sign-up early to avoid disappointment. These classes are always a lot of fun. Brandy will be teaching the adult classes and Anisa from Starseed the Kid's classes.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2010 at Maplerose
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Feb 11, 2010