Felt dryer balls can be made very quickly in a tumble dryer using re-usable children's plastic play balls, a tumble dryer, and Merino wool. Help save the environment by completely eliminating dryer sheets from the planet.
Wet-felted booties and slippers can easily be made to fit perfectly with templates made using your home printer. These cute, felted slippers feature eyelets and laces and are sure to be a real hit with friends or family.
Creating templates for wet felting can be complicated, but with this modern approach, you can get fantastic results with just a scanner and printer.
A hot water bottle helps to provide warmth, comfort and pain relief in times of need. The natural woolen fibers of this cozy wet felted cover will add a new dimension to the degree of comfort.
Use a Moët and Chandon top hat-shaped ice bucket to shape the top hat made in this wet-felting tutorial. The end result is as good, if not better, than a hat created using an expensive vintage wooden hat block.
This step-by-step wet-felting tutorial will guide you through all the stages of making a wet-felted pixie hat. For convenience, a pdf template has been made available for download for this fun hippy festival hat.
This free wet-felting tutorial explores the idea of using cling wrap to separate the layers when creating a tiny 3D sunflower hat for a newborn child. This is the perfect hat for a photoshoot.
Wet felting is not an exact science! Sometimes, things really do go wrong. Most times, there is a solution. In this tutorial, you will learn how to needle felt the problem away.
I created these wet-felted heart cushions to be love tokens for Valentine's day. Use sweet colors like pink, purple, and lilac instead of the traditional red for this project!
I used a sewing pattern for this wet felting tutorial. Its purpose is to help create a bonnet which not only looks good, but also fits as well as we have come to expect from a sewn garment.
This wet felting tutorial is designed for the intermediate to advanced feltmaker. The end result should be a stunning piece of felt art to wear or use as chemo hat or simply for display.
How to make easy wet felted pixie or elf slippers using merino wool roving and wet felting techniques. This tutorial comes with details for sizing and drawing the template for all sizes.
Money-saving and time-saving tips are combined in this wet felting tutorial to make it ideal for those who have a small business or who are interested in making beautiful items fast and for profit.
This new method of making 3D wet-felted flowers is the result of many hours of experimentation. The templates shown in this tutorial can be adapted to create a variety of different flowers.
Learn how to Nuno felt a baby girl's circle jacket using merino wool roving and pure silk fabric. This delightful baby jacket is soft and crinkly with a lightweight texture perfect for a newborn.
This seamless wet felted spiral bag tutorial has been designed to be used by the more advanced felt maker. Cost is minimal as botany waste wool is used together with washed and carded shetland wool.
Carding with a drum carder gives one the ability to produce wonderful art batts at reduced prices. The Classic drum carder makes it very easy to wash and process wool at home with stunning results.
A plastic party supplies top hat is the new alternative to buying an expensive wooden hat block or plastic Hat Shaper. These Unisex felt hats were shaped over a plastic hat purchased from Amazon.
Learn how to adapt a classic affordable black Hat Shaper to create a giant wet felted top hat which could be worn with pride at a Music Festival or to a Mad Hatters Tea Party.
This free wet felting tutorial combines three felting techniques to create a stunning handbag which can be made in several hours with the help of a tumble dryer. It is a quick easy way to make a bag.
Wet Felting does not have to be hard work! Learn how to make multiple items quickly with a tumble dryer where very little rubbing and no rolling is required to produce quality items very quickly.
This step by step tutorial takes you through the process of making a wet felted Poinsettia. This much loved and popular flower is more associated with Christmas than any other flower in the world.
Learn how to make a Beret with this easy Step by Step Wet Felting Tutorial. Ring the colour changes and make a unisex beret which can be worn by both sexes with or without the detachable pin.
We honour the life of a soon to be departed Pet with a unique Wet Felted Pet Urn which is made from the animals own fur. Prepare for this sad day by harvesting their hair when you brush them.
A free template, tips, and techniques are freely shared in this Wet Felting Tutorial. Recycled Crivit Beach shoes are used in the place of shoe lasts and recycled Soles are attached on completion.
The process of making felt boots has been over complicated. This master class serves to demystify the whole process by providing a free template and helpful resources to enable the best end result.
Merino Wool Roving and Pencil Roving combine to create this stunning piece of art. No sewing skills are required, only a basic knowledge of wet felting, a Bentwood Chair, and some fabulous fibers.
Wet Felted Dreads are made with Pencil Roving. They are then woven into the holes of a crochet Beanie. The dreadlock chemo hat offers a fun solution for those who are undergoing cancer treatment.
These fabulous felt fish take Wet Felting to another level. This free step by step Tutorial guides you through the steps. Creativity has never been so easy or so as much fun with a tumble dryer.
This free felting tutorial delivers on every level. Learn how to make delicate, wispy, 4D wet-felted flowers with edging made of mohair knitting yarn. It's fun and it's so very easy.
Gorgeous handcrafted gifts can be made from covering soap bars with merino wool fibers. Personalize them by adding a label and turn them into profit at craft fairs or sell them in your Etsy store.
Wet Felting in the tumble dryer is quick and easy, no rubbing and rolling by hand. Make these fun wet felted apples in record time, a project for felt makers who want quick results without the work.
This step-by-step tutorial is designed to help you create a unique 1920s flapper-style wedding cap. I used recycled vintage tatting, lace, fabric, and ribbons.
Follow these simple Wet Felting Tutorial and create your own handcrafted wet felted pencil holder. It makes the perfect stocking filler for Christmas or for any of those special occasions.
Waste Merino wool roving, party balloons and a tumble dryer were used to create these wet felted coin purses. Waste pieces of recycled merino wool were blended together to make these cute purses.
Organic Castor Oil is not just for Hair or Skin but can also be as a Natural Home Health Remedy for many ailments including gout and arthritis. It can be used to put life back into dry damaged hair.
Recycling is taken to a new level in this A - Z of recycling when gardeners share their tips and advice on growing fruit and vegetables on an Allotment. Fresh is definitely best.
Hypertufa is a growing art form. Curved recycled plastic containers can be used with ready mix cement to create stunning bird feeders. Hang with a recycled men's leather or cloth trouser belt.
Recycled thick Woolen Jumpers are used to create hanging basket liners. Follow these simple steps to create a hanging garden of your own. Fill it with herbs or flowers to create a riot of color.
This simple easy to follow step by step felting tutorial takes a modern approach to the age old art of making felt. A tumble dryer a balloon and a palm sander are utilized to speed up the process.
Balloons, a tumble dryer and a palm sander are some of the unusual tools utilized to make this delightful wet felted cat cave. A step by step, free tutorial for the more advanced felt maker.
Teach a child to enjoy the written word is perhaps the greatest gift you can give to a child. It matters not what you teach a child to read as long as you teach that child to love the written word.
On Sunday, May 22, 2011, late in the afternoon a catastrophic EF5 multiple-vortex tornado strikes Joplin, Missouri. An elderly grandfather returns to the site where he and his family once lived.
Handcraft a wet felted coin purse with a needle/wet felted spectacle case for her on Valentine's Day. Party balloons and a tumble dryer are utilized throughout this easy step by step felting tutorial
Behind his humble exterior lurked a man, a human being, invisible to all around him and then he spoke and the shaky words he uttered were filled with so much love and compassion.
A shoulder bag can easily be wet felted using an inflated Gertie ball. The Woolen fibers are felted inside a tumble dryer or on a hard surface. A recycled metal purse frame completes the project.
Learn how to felt a tiny coin purse using polystyrene balls. Needle/wet felting techniques are used to create the purse. Finally, a tiny arched metal frame is sewn on to add the perfect touch.
I have survived wearing glasses, contact lenses, LASIK surgery and a cataract operation. I am forever grateful to modern science. technology and the amazing people who made this possible.
Wet felting, needle felting and knitting techniques are combined in this tutorial to create a very sweet pair of booties for a child. Metal shoe lasts are used as molds on which to shape the booties.
Use this step by step wet felting tutorial to create wet felted beads. Add a cheap recycled charm bracelet to the mix and the result is a gorgeous wet felted necklace or bracelet.
Felt Liquorice Allsorts can be used to make a variety of fun handcrafted Christmas Gifts such as a Bangles or Necklaces. They can be sewn together with a needle threaded with elastic.
This free and easy Wet/Needle Felting Tutorial has been designed especially for children. Place these little bugs on the Christmas tree where they should bring a smile to lots of little faces.
When nature calls, men love an outdoor Privy, a place to sit and contemplate the view. Over 40,000 people in Britain still have one in their garden. In the USA California USA there are 67,865 in use
Pottery is a fun activity for children A Shimpo Aspire Pottery Wheel makes it possible for a whole family to enjoy pottery for years to come because it is so small it can be used on a tabletop.
Felting with a resist will produce a seamless hollow shape which can be used to make hats, decorative vessels, Pods, pots, vases, cat caves, bird houses, bags, purses, mitts, booties and slippers
Togetherness makes sense, especially when you are a twin but sometimes this can be taken too far. The importance of treating twins as individuals cannot be emphasized enough.
Finding the right fabric for a conversational accessory such as these eye catching bow ties is key to the success of this sewing project. These were used by a local jazz band for a Jazz Concert.
These talented floral artists have taken inspiration from much loved or well known hymns to interpret their favorite hymns by placing them between the legends of their town, Swaffham in North Norfolk.
A free Wet Felting Tutorial which offers a brand new approach to Wet Felting! Aqua Shoes become Shoe Lasts and the end result is a cute pair of Merino Wool Felt Mice Slippers for a young child.
A step by step wet felting tutorial for beginner to advanced felt makers. These simple slippers were created using aqua shoes instead of shoe lasts. No need for expensive polystyrene shoe lasts.
Learn how to make this 3D handcrafted felt Tulip using a wire frame and a little Merino wool roving. This step by step tutorial combines nature with felting to make it very simple to follow.
This simple step by step Wet Felting Tutorial uses merino wool fibres and sushi mat to create a whimsical felt rose in just minutes. The project is suitable for both adults and children.
In this wet felting tutorial, you will learn how to use inexpensive and flexible Aqua Shoes without having to go to the expense of having to buy shoe lasts which can sometimes be very costly.
Learn how to wet felt a 3D Pansy using a wire frame. This method uses beading wire and a few merino wool fibres to create a very realistic pansy.
This is the second part in a two part wet felting tutorial. It is aimed at people who find it difficult to find footwear to fit them. These Duct Tape Shoe Lasts provide a perfect solution.
No need to make fingerless gloves when you can kitchen gloves to produce gloves which have fingers and thumbs. This step by step Free Tutorial will guide you every step of the way.
Duct Tape or Gaffer Tape can be used very effectively to create Custom Made Shoe Lasts on which you can make felted Slippers or Boots This tutorial provides a step by step guide on how to make them.
Modern gas or electric Aga Stoves come with the motto, ‘Total Control – On when you need it; off when you don’t’. A vintage Aga does quite the opposite of this.
Wright's Premium Bread Mix is the perfect mix to teach children how to become Creative Junior Cooks. Baking has never been easier or as much fun. Who needs Plasticine when you can bake and eat bread.
Play and fun are two essential ingredients for introducing creative fun for children. Add a ball, some wool fibers, hot soapy water and you have found the perfect craft project for a child to do.
Immerse yourself with the sights, sounds and aromas of the French way of life. Visit a French market such as Marché Pyrenees in Paris - France. Getting there is so very easy, catch the Metro Train.
Nestled behind the walls of an 18th-century brick and stone chateau in Picardie, is Les Jardins de Maizicourt, a beautiful 10 hectares themed garden which is sure to surprise and delight you.
Mobile phones have so many applications today. Knowing what you want out of a phone is ever more important. The Nokia N8 is still ranks high up on the list of the best camera phones ever made.
Butterflies and Dragonflies come under the microscope as a photographer with a macro lens reveals some of her own observations, images and thoughts about the macro world in which she loves to inhabit
The poppy is still a much loved flower. It is also a symbol of remembrance for the Royal British Legion who held their first Poppy Day on the 11th November 1921.
One man’s junk is certainly another mans treasure! Why not up-cycle or re-cycle some of your car boot treasure to create some beautiful items of art, clothing or a few decorative items for the home
Shopping in a supermarket with a mobility cart can be stressful. Are shoppers with disabilities being short-changed by Tesco's Supermarket because they don't provide enough wheelchairs for customers?
Learn how to make a wet felted Gilet for a child using wet felting techniques. You will learn how to trace a template using a commercial sewing pattern and use this as the basis for your design.
How to use a needle felting tool with additional woollen fibers to rectify problems such as thin spots which can occur during Wet Felting. Helpful tips, images and techniques are shared here.
This step by step video tutorial describes how to wet felt an adorable pair of baby booties using merino wool fibers. A free template pattern and tips are included for beginners to wet felting.
A Garden instantly becomes an extension of our home, especially when plants and object d'art are carefully selected to enhance it's beauty. Here are some unusual ways to add interest to your garden.
This short video Tutorial demonstrates how to make a 3D Felt Flower with an Electric Sander. It comes with a safety warning! Please always use a 'Ground Fault Adapter 'when working near water.
This Hub explores the idea of how pupils could be taught Graffiti Art as a High School subject . It would also be used to team build and teach pupils how to paint responsibly in the environment.
This fun creative project was devised to teach children the basics of wet felting. Step by Step Instructions and techniques are explained and utilized to create a small felt mat with flowers.
Use this simple video to make your own stunning mobile phone pouch. Wet felting techniques and a template guide are included in this free video tutorial.
This free wet felting tutorial makes use of a balloon, a tumble dryer, and Merino Wool Roving to produce a delightful bird Pod for display or use in your home or garden.
These days it is possible to commission a photo so that it can be turned into an Original Oil Fine Art Masterpiece. You can have it hanging from the walls of your home or office in just seven days.
An image of a man with a beard and more especially one who is photographed in black and white never fails to excite me, so what causes this excitement?
Learn how to transform a plain tall vase with these simple step by step wet felting instructions. It is guaranteed to become a talking point when it becomes a stunning piece of decorative art.
Sometimes children say the most delightful things. The trick is remembering them - best to write them down before you forget them.
Dry eyes can be caused by a combination of things. Left untreated this can sometimes cause complications, such as scarring of the cornea. Castor oil and flax oil can help to reduce these symptoms.
The short tutorial below describes how to make a 3-D Wet Felted Flower using merino wool roving or wool tops. This large spikey felt flower can be added to compliment a garment or hat.
Is the Automated Dog Washing Machine set to become a feature of our lives and if so what will the Dogs and their Owners make of it? A tongue and cheek look at Automated Dog Washing Machines.
This tongue in cheek article looks at why people dress their dogs up like children. What fashion statement will your dog be making this season? Do the items they wear say more about you or your dog?
Learn how to wet-felt a bar of soap and transform it into an object of real beauty. Not only will it last longer, but it can also be used as a scrubber!
Nature, landscape, portrait, macro or product photography skills can all be learned at a local club where many experienced photographers will be willing to share their knowledge with newbies.
Learn how to make a simple yet beautiful 3 D Wet Felted flower with Merino Wool Roving. This very easy Step by Step image tutorial makes it so easy that even a child could be taught to do make one.
With every Piano - there comes a story. This one is told from the perspective of a lady piano mover who shares her often humorous experience of moving pianos from one part of the country to another.
Needle felted/wet felted and hat on a ball felting techniques are combined in this free step by step tutorial to create a delightful felt hat. A tumble dryer is used to speed up the felting process.
Are charity shops doing enough to ensure that the people who need them most as getting a bargain? Why have escalated so much that sometimes shoppers no longer feel that this is so?
Can the loss suffered by a person when someone dies be compared to divorce? Will the pain and sense of loss after a death or divorce lead one to a life filled with hope and a brighter future?
Study the field and learn about the insects and habitat before you start clicking the shutter button on your camera. Observing your subject is key to your success when shooting insects, and I'll share with you my tips to getting the best results possible.
Become a seller on e-bay. E-bay is not just a buying and selling experience. It can be a means to self employment and a way to learn computer skills along with writing and photography skills
I describe in a unique way why you might want to buy a macro lens to gift a photographer friend. The photos will shed unique insight into the wonderful world of little creatures such as dragonflies and ladybugs!
This simple step by step free wet felting tutorial utilizes a tumble dryer, a balloon, a bubble-wrap template and some beautiful brightly colored merino wool roving to create this stunning bird pod.