Tess Lai's Profile

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Hi my name is Tess. I'm a crafter living in San Jose, California. In my mind there is nothing better than vintage fabric on the crafting table and Finches on the stereo.

I picked up needle felting in the winter of 2010 and what a revelation it was. How satisfying to create a miniature woolen sculpture in an afternoon. My pieces start as whimsical sketches and morph into tiny holdable objects. When executed properly, these objects exude merry personalities.

Recently added to my shop are my two new loves: felt ipad covers and neon jewelry.

Every once in a while I indulge in a labor-intensive project such as a quilt constructed with Liberty of London lawn. These are huge projects so they only come around twice a year.

I hope you enjoy my…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 5
  • Joined September 12, 2011

Favorite materials

Liberty of London, Nani Iro fabric, vintage scraps, wool, alpaca, wool felt, neon beads

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About

Hi my name is Tess. I'm a crafter living in San Jose, California. In my mind there is nothing better than vintage fabric on the crafting table and Finches on the stereo.

I picked up needle felting in the winter of 2010 and what a revelation it was. How satisfying to create a miniature woolen sculpture in an afternoon. My pieces start as whimsical sketches and morph into tiny holdable objects. When executed properly, these objects exude merry personalities.

Recently added to my shop are my two new loves: felt ipad covers and neon jewelry.

Every once in a while I indulge in a labor-intensive project such as a quilt constructed with Liberty of London lawn. These are huge projects so they only come around twice a year.

I hope you enjoy my shop!



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