Fifty Portraits

at 50mm, of 50 people like me

Portrait No 4 – Lynn, Extreme Felter and Woollen Creator


This week I got to meet the lovely Lynn and visit another home that was a riot of colour and texture with a hobby that could so easily take over the whole home if given the chance. Lynn really has taken a hobby to its very extremes, she’s not content with buying a few balls of wool and doing a bit of knitting. She buys fleece (straight from the sheep in some cases!) washes and dies it, cards it and then either felts it or spins it so that she can make something woollen.

I was lucky enough to have a fascinating demonstration of Nuno felting and am now the proud owner of a beautiful felted scarf.


Lynn’s business is delightfully named “Art-felt Designs by Nanny Lynn” and she can be found at various craft fairs including Bromley Cross Village Hall on the last Saturday of each month.

Lynn is also now on Facebook and her page can be found here.

(All images ©J Broughton Photography


Author: Janet Broughton

Award winning lifestyle photographer working with horse owners, families and small business owners.

2 thoughts on “Portrait No 4 – Lynn, Extreme Felter and Woollen Creator

  1. Janet – thank you so much for a super session. It was amazing to see you in action. I am so pleased with the pictures – I look like I know what I’m doing!
    I am so pleased you like the scarf! Remember to call in next time you are up this way xx

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