Posts Tagged "Needle Felting"

Needle Felting Figures

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One of the biggest things you need to know when needle felting a figure like a person, animal or object is you need a solid foundation to hold all the felt together where it’s supposed to be (and stay). The best way to do that that offers a flexible solution is using a wire frame. Making the frames is fun, it takes a little research in the object you will be creating – and it takes some patience too, as keeping the proportions right will make for a better figurine. One of the best videos we have seen covering this topic is by GypsyFelting (please visit her channel on Youtube.com...

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How to Needle Felt Eyeballs

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So today is Halloween, a time to get out your masks, march around the streets and yell those infamous words “TRICK OR TREAT!!!” So much fun! As an extra spooky felting project we thought we would show you one of Etsy’s tutorials on needle felting EYEBALLS!!! Now, we have covered needle felting before on our site (links below), so the basic premise is the same. Gather your wool or fiber. In this case you will want some white roving as the base, black wool roving as the center of the eye and your choice of color for the iris of the eye. We also suggest having skinny strips of...

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How To Needle Felt A Snowman

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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 when needle felting, those puppies are...

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How to make felted pumpkin

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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 and...

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Needle Felting Tutorials & Videos | Beth Stone

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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 a Teddy Bear Part 5 Needle Felting a Teddy Bear...

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