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Needle Felting With Cookie Cutters

Posted by on Oct 29, 2013 in Felting How To's, General Information, Needle Felting | Comments Off on Needle Felting With Cookie Cutters

The world of felting is so expansive, so imaginative and so much fun, it’s hard to think why anyone wouldn’t want to try it! Did you know that with a little fiber, a cookie cutter and some time – you can create great pieces of wool fabric with ease! The directions are simple: Plan ahead: It’s a good idea to trace your cookie cutter on a piece of paper, have some crayons or colored pencils ready and start designing your trace. Felting: Next, gather your roving in all the colors you will need. Place your cookie cutter on...

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Child Felting Ideas | Create A Turkey Out Of Felt

Posted by on Oct 25, 2013 in Felting How To's, General Information | Comments Off on Child Felting Ideas | Create A Turkey Out Of Felt

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and you may be looking for some fun activities to do with your kids or grandkids.  Making turkeys out of felt is a great idea.  Though this isn’t a traditional felting project (creating the heavy material out of wool or other fibers), this project is just plain fun to do.  DIYMary has a great youtube channel and she does an amazing job at walking you through this process.  Please subscribe to her channel on youtube, you won’t regret it.  As you’re doing this project, you can always...

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Felt a Christmas Ornament

Posted by on Oct 24, 2013 in Felting How To's, General Information, Needle Felting | Comments Off on Felt a Christmas Ornament

Kris and Kim of DIY Dish do this great tutorial on how to needle felt a Christmas Ornament! These gals are a hoot! Now this Christmas Pillow project is great, because it teaches you how to use needle felting techniques and incorporate them directly onto fabric and create a great gift or decoration to get into the holiday spirit. Make sure to jump below the video and find whatever materials or supplies you may need to finish this project up. Have fun felting! Needle Felting Supplies Purchasing from www.howtofelt.com’s affiliate store...

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How To Needle Felt A Snowman

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in Felting How To's, General Information, Needle Felting | Comments Off on How To Needle Felt A Snowman

The Holiday season is upon us and home made gifts are a GREAT way to tell people you love them; and if you can give something that you love to do, then all the better!  Melody Shin of HandwordTV.com created this awesome How to Needle Felt A Snowman video tutorial that explains the process awesomely! Melody is a fantastic teacher, be sure to visit her site for more information. Felting Christmas Ornaments is an all around great way to bring in some Holiday cheer.  Best part is, you can do it with friends or family.  Remember to be careful...

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How to Felt Soap | Video

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Felting How To's, General Information, Wet Felting | Comments Off on How to Felt Soap | Video

We get a lot of email asking us how to felt soap. Julia at www.candlesect.com does a great demonstration in this how to felt soap tutorial. Make sure to visit her Etsy store too! The overall process isn’t too difficult, and it would be a great project to do with little ones if you are looking for some fun! Wet Felting Supplies Purchasing from www.howtofelt.com’s affiliate store helps support this website’s staff and...

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How to make felted pumpkin

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 in Felting How To's, Needle Felting | Comments Off on How to make felted pumpkin

It’s that time of year again! The leaves are turned, the crisp fall air is coming and the pumpkins are a nice shade of orange! In the spirit of the fall season Judy Coates Perez has created this awesome felted pumpkin tutorial! Judy is a seasoned feltress and does a phenomenal job walking you through the process. Jump over to her site to get more great felting tips and tutorials! How to Make A Needle Felted Pumpkin Needle Felting Supplies Purchasing from www.howtofelt.com’s affiliate store helps support this website’s staff...

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Nuno Scarf Video Tutorial

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 in Felting How To's, General Information, Nuno Felting | Comments Off on Nuno Scarf Video Tutorial

Laura McWhorter (laurafelts) does an amazing job walking one through this Nuno scarf video tutorial. Her explanations and directions are right on! Laura is the creator of www.foundationsinfelt.com and has her own store on Etsy that you should visit ( and buy something from 😛 ). For more information about nuno felting, you can visit our page here. For Nuno felting supplies, please see the bottom of the post. Nuno Scarf Video Tutorial 1 style=”display:inline-block;width:468px;height:60px” ...

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Knitt Felting by Hand in a Bucket

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Felting How To's, Felting Wool, General Information, Knit Felting, Knitted Felting | Comments Off on Knitt Felting by Hand in a Bucket

Chemknits.com did this great video tutorial on how to get your knitted projects felted by hand. In this case she was doing oven mits (and they are pretty!). When doing a knit felting project like this – please make sure your knits are consistant and tight.  You’ll want to have created them bigger than what you expect the finished product to be also.  Sit back and enjoy this Knit Felting in a bucket project!   Knit Felting Supplies & Books Purchasing from www.howtofelt.com’s affiliate store helps support this...

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Needle Felting Tutorials & Videos | Beth Stone

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Felting How To's, Felting Wool, General Information, Needle Felting | Comments Off on Needle Felting Tutorials & Videos | Beth Stone

The very talented Beth Stone of www.bethstonestudio.com put together this fantastic needle felting tutorial. Her 7 videos hit the basic forms of needle felting, including how to shape the wool your working with while you firm up the fibers with the needle you poke with; in this case a felted teddy bear! We hope you enjoy these videos as much as we did. Beth does a phenomenal job! Needle Felting a Teddy Bear Part 1 Needle Felting a Teddy Bear Part 2 Needle Felting a Teddy Bear Part 3 Needle Felting a Teddy Bear Part 4 Needle Felting...

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DVD Now Available!

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in Felting How To's, General Information | Comments Off on DVD Now Available!

DVD Now Available!

Learn the art of felting faster and for only $17! Our professionally edited videos are easy to understand, take you step-by-step through the process and are even entertaining!

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