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How to felting

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Felting is manipulating fibers into your own art or material.  There are many ways to achieve your goals in felting.  Why do fibers “felt?” Each strand of wool looks almost scaled, like a fish.  What happens when you manipulate the fibers they end up creating a bond when the scales hook into each other.  Once this bond is made it is really difficult to tear them apart – thus felted wool is some of the best material to create art, clothes, hats and even dolls. Some of the most popular felting techniques include: Wet Felting:  Wet felting is the process of layering...

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