Posts Tagged "Soap"

How to Felt Soap | Video

Posted by in Felting How To's, General Information, Wet Felting

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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Wet Felting

Posted by in General Information, Wet Felting

Wet Felting Wet felting can be broken down into three basic steps—getting the fibers wet, agitating the fibers, and shaping the completed project. 1. Layer fibers flat, each layer perpendicular to the next and former on a bamboo mat or bubble wrap. 2. Wet the fibers with warm, soapy water, allowing the water to saturate the fibers. 3. After saturating, pat the fibers down by hand to compress layers. Add more fibers if needed. 4. Agitate fibers by using a rod to aid in rolling up the item to be felted and the bamboo mat. 5. Secure the mat and roll until fibers are sufficiently tangled and...

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