It's taking shape... So I weaved some willow hoops, I used up all the sticks I'd soaked and ended up making three. (Probably should have soaked the sticks for longer but I was soaking them in the bath and the youngest needed a shower!) It was time to start attaching the felted sheep and clouds.… Continue reading Getting there with my sheep mobile!
Those little pots are so cute! I hadn't thought of making cacti before, I usually make animals when I needle felt, but that's the beauty of a commission make. When a customer requested two cacti and a hedgehog, naturally I was ready to have a go! I sourced my cute little terracotta pots from Elfkendalfairies… Continue reading A commission leads to a cacti obsession…
Making progress... So I needle felted the parts of the mobile a while ago. I love making Herdwick sheep using Herdwick wool and I thought that some mini ones would be just right for a mobile. Counting sheep to get to sleep and all that. I also made some clouds and added mohair fleece to… Continue reading Making a felted sheep mobile
Felting sheep with Herdwick wool You may have read in a previous post that I try to buy only British wool now. This is due to the high standards of animal welfare in British sheep farming and shearing. Included in a recent batch of British wools that I ordered from World of Wool, was 100g… Continue reading Hardy Herdwick sheep!
Your dog in felt!A perfect present for the dog lover in your life.Bespoke, pure wool, needle felted dogs.poochie portraitsDog portraits on a 10 x 10 cm canvasPrice £24I do cats too!bandana buddiesPerfect for your desk at work or a student's reminder of home! Complete with a spotty bandana or collar.Approximately 10-12cm tallPrice £28faithful friendsMade with… Continue reading Custom made felted dogs
A post about a week of needle felting bunnies.