Author Archives: Jean Ottosen

About Jean Ottosen

I am a fibre artist working in the medium of traditional rug hooking. I love nature and children. My work centers around these themes.

New Website & Blog

Just a reminder the new website is at: jeanottosen.ca Go check out the latest blog postings.  Those of you receiving my blog by email, please remember to sign up for the blog on jeanottosen.ca, as I will no longer be … Continue reading

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WIP Thursday

I am almost finished the knit baby blanket!  Only a few more rows to go!  I want to try a new cast off method.  I’ll be checking in with my friend about that. As for “Moss”…I am decidedly unhappy with … Continue reading

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Inspiration Wednesday

I haven’t been out taking photos as much as usual.  I’ve been busy adding cup hooks to my wall hanging packages for my patrons/customers/clientele. This afternoon I’ll be printing off the Certificates of Authenticity and working on filling them out. … Continue reading

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Raspberry Ribbons

Haven’t made these lately, but they are on my radar for Christmas!  They are a version of Danish Butter Cookies that came from “Scandinavian Cooking” by Beatrice Ojakangas.  This year they will be gluten free.  But here’s the real recipe, … Continue reading

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In my studio…

This weekend I was busy with my Etsy shop.  I uploaded more items for sale. I was also busy on my new website.  Still trying to figure out the shipping issues with WooCommerce.  Seems they aren’t as cheap as they … Continue reading

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Weekly Review

It’s been a busy week.  I’ve been posting wall hangings and fiber bundles on Etsy for sale.  Check out my shop to see what’s new!  I’ll be posting more work next week. I hooked a bit on “Moss”. I knit … Continue reading

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WIP Thursday

I’ve been busy knitting on the cellular baby blanket.  I was joking to some friends that there were so many mistakes in it it looked like a pattern!  The pattern is going to be thrown out when I’m finished.  I … Continue reading

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