SWEET SIXTEEN PACKS

Sweet packs?

Sweet sixteen packs are a set of five merino 16 micron colours. The coordinated colors are 20 grams each. They are in a clear 100 gram packs. This luxury merino wool is extremely soft and loft. Furthermore, you can spun sweet sixteen . These packs makes beautiful yarn. Besides, it’s as soft as cashmere and half the price. Felters and nuno felters will absolutely love the texture and finess of these fibers. These sweet sixteen packs are fantastic to work with. You can use sixteen packs for wet and dry felting. It is also a great fibre for jewelry making. When you need fine details are important in a three dimensional contructions.

What’s it made of?

You may be asking yourself sixteen packs what’s it made of. It’s selected 16 microns of merino fibres from Australia and South America. The animals are not mulesing and the dye has the Oeko-Tex certification.

Sweet Uses

Sweet sixteen packs are excellent in nuno felting in two dimensional fabric making with silk 2.8 to 2.5 momies because of the the finess of the fibre. It laminates perfectly with silk. There are 10 packs available in 100 gram packs. It’s a little pleasure to work with with the fingers.

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Artgus Studio inc

 

Artgus Studio inc.

Artgus Studio inc 

Artgus Studio inc is a Canadian importer and exporter of fibres, textile products, fabric, yarns, tools and equipment from around the world. Our business started in 2012. We sells to stores, artisans, and designers who use fibers in felting spinning and weaving and only wholesale.

We distribute these products anywhere in the world. The owners are Nathalie Ethier and her husband Ken Hutchison.

Artgus Studio inc products!

All of our products are Oeko-tex certified and have organic based dyes and all animals were not harmed during the wool sheering process.

We import 14 micron merino, 16 and 19 micron merino wool tops that can be used for wet and dry felting and spinning. We have about 200 colors. Our business imports 18 micron carded merino wool batts in 80 colors, blends of corriedale and coopworth wools called maori.  This product is perfect for needdle felting and surface 3D. We have Bergschaft, vegetable fibers like hemp, linen cotton, rose fiber, bamboo and banana top and banana silk (rayon) in 80 colors, tussah, eri, muga, and mulberry silk, silk cocoons, silk rods sari silk fibres.

Who are we!

Nath is an experienced art teacher with a bachelors of arts.  She has worked for the Ministry of Education for Quebec Canada on the arts program at the highschool level. Nath gives and attends classes on felting and also technical assistance because of her knowledge of arts, felting and materials used. She travels around the country to show the fibres and give felting classes.

Ken is a former Canada customs officer and is presently an ESL teacher at the high school level. He works on the website, does custom clearance, the import paperwork, invoices and accounting. This website is a portrait of some of the products we sell across Canada and the USA.  We are a growing companie and we will be expanding to include yarns and industrial felt this year.

How to reach us!

You can reach us by e-mail at info@artgusstudio.com or by phone 514-977-7987. We only have an online store, Orders can be made on our e-mail or by phone. Nath travels around the country to show our fibres and give felting classes.

Hope to see you or hear from you soon.

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