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Needle Felting

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Mixed Bags

Mixed Bags are a great way to try a number of colors.

Throwster's Waste

Wool Felting Batts

Felting Batts!  We now stock Merino-Corriedale batts in 6 natural colors. 

Feltmaking Kit

New felter?
Felt teacher?
Felt classes?
Try our NEW Felt Kits!!!

Color Palette Take a look at the entire color palette of our 100% merino roving
Merino wool fiber Color Palette from Outback Fibers
This palette is available NOW! Approx 1lb and contains approx. 22" of all colors. Buy Now

Wool Scarves

Check out this page showing some beautiful scarves and jackets. If you would like a workshop for scarves, contact us.

Sheepskins
Outback Fibers sells imported Australian sheepskins. These are great as throw rugs and baby mats. 

 

Felting Retreats

INDULGE YOUR FELTING PASSION AND ENJOY THE COMPANY OF YOUR FRIENDS

Outback Fibers is pleased to offer a beautiful location for your felting enjoyment.  Read on to see if  you might be interested in a Retreat where you can work in our studio with your friends or have it all to yourself.  One day, or multiple days... You decide.

This is a brand new offering so the calendar has lots of spaces.  

Are you cramped for space for your felting projects?

  

Is your "stash" limiting your creativity?

  

Do your surroundings inspire you?

 

Do you need someone else to share your felting with?

 

Sounds like you need a treat... a Felting Re-Treat.

We have the space you need

 

We have the "stash" you want

 

We have the inspiration you wish for

You can invite your friends to join you and share the costs, or you can have it all to yourself.

 

You can also bring a non-felting partner who can enjoy other activities in the area.  This area is noted for fly fishing, river rafting, hiking, riding off road vehicles, etc.   

The Felting Retreat includes the following:

Use of studio space

  • Tables

  • Sink

  • Front loading washer

  • Rolling mats

  • Netting

  • Pool noodles

  • Simplicity needle-felting machine

  • Hot water and soap

  • Felting needles

  • Ironing board and iron

  • Sewing machines

All you need to provide is "elbow grease."

 

Access to Outback Fibers entire stash of fibers including:

Fibers purchased at the retreat can be shipped directly or taken with you.

 

Accommodation

  • Fully self-contained cottage on the premises offering

  • 1 bedroom with queen sized bed

  • 1 bath

  • Living room with queen sofa bed

  • Kitchen

  • All linens provided

 

Bighorn RV Park (1/2 mile away) offers a choice of

  • Motel room

  • Cottages with 1 queen and small kitchen and futon

  • Apartments with 2 queen bedrooms, kitchen, and living room

  • RV spaces for your own rig

  • Budget bunkhouses--bring your own linens and use the community bathhouse

Several other RV parks are within 15 minutes

Meals 

  • Meals will be provided by Outback Fibers

  • Stocked refrigerator 

  • You can eat here or dine out at restaurants in Salida+

We are flexible in the arrangements.  Give us a call at 800-276-5015 or send an email to discuss your interest.

 

How to get here

  • Fly to Denver or Colorado Springs and rent a car and take a beautiful drive to Coaldale, CO

  • Drive your own car 

  • Drive your own RV.  There are several RV parks within 15 minutes and more within 30 minutes

Prices

Accommodation in our cottage

Price also includes studio, equipment use and meals

1 person:  $200/day
2 people:  $150 ea /day 
3-4 people: $125 ea /day

All felting supplies are available at 10% off retail

 

Accommodation by your own arrangements

Price includes studio, equipment use and meals

$80 per person /day

All felting supplies are available at 10% off retail.



Outback Fibers 
The discerning Fiber Artist's complete source 
for merino wool roving, pre-felts, and silk fibers

Address:  PO Box 55, Coaldale, CO  81222
Phone orders: 512-222-WOOL (9665) or 800-276-5015
International:   512-222-9665
Fax:   440-575-6316
Email orders: Email Orders

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