A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 302,551
Currently Running With Scissors:
872 Guests and 31 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

  Show Images
Pages: [1] 2 3
1  Fabric origami mobile in Crafty Housewares: Completed Projects: General by feltpets on: May 31, 2010 11:43:16 PM
I am expecting my first child in September, and we don't move into our new home until August, so I haven't been able to nest in the truest sense.
So to occupy my idle hands, I decided to make a mobile for the baby.
We do not know what sex it is yet, so I'm just going for colourful decorations in a neutral room (when we get a chance to paint it!).
So I looked for inspiration on the 'net and came up with origami cranes made out of fabric (which I stiffened).
I also had a lot of fun at the patchwork store rummaging through the fat quarters looking for the best colours and patterns.
Here are a few pics.  Smiley




Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
2  Needle felted baby giraffe in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: April 06, 2010 07:35:53 PM
Here is my felted contribution to Million Giraffes Project (http://www.onemilliongiraffes.com/)
 Smiley

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
3  Re: my first bunny in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: December 19, 2009 02:39:38 AM
And here is the other rabbit to complete the pair:

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
4  Paper Christmas wreath in Paper Crafts: Completed Projects: General by feltpets on: December 18, 2009 11:27:59 PM
Hi, I'm new to this thread.
But I made a paper wreath for Christmas from this tutorial:
http://missfancypants.typepad.com/little_miss_fancy_pants/2009/09/fancy-this-christmas-wreath.html

It took me from 3pm til 3am ~ I couldn't stop til I finished it!!  Grin

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
5  Re: my first bunny in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: December 12, 2009 08:44:19 PM
Thanks for the great feedback.  Grin
Its only palm sized. I think I used either 4mm or 5mm eyes.

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
6  my first bunny in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: December 12, 2009 07:12:31 PM
My first attempt at a bunny. I'm quite happy at how it turned out.  Smiley

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
7  White Lion in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: May 17, 2009 04:54:01 AM
Some recreational felting:




He started off as lioness! Before I added his mane.

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
8  Re: My first needle felted bear in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: May 17, 2009 04:52:12 AM
Thanks Tracey.
I hope you have the opportunity to start on your first project real soon. Careful, needle felting can be addictive!

I have only made one other similar bear called "Honey Bear".

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
9  Re: Blending Wool Colors with a brush in Felting: Discussion and Questions by feltpets on: January 27, 2009 11:00:59 PM
I use dog brushes to card my wool too. And yes I do get some knots, but its a matter of practice. Here is a pic of my brush when I was blending poodle fur with wool (I have two of these brushes).



Here is a really helpful youtube tutorial that may help:

http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=3-eEP8fUAnY&feature=PlayList&p=B659AD8E396311BB&playnext=1&index=64

Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
10  Comparison of sculptures 2 years apart in Felting: Completed Projects by feltpets on: December 30, 2008 03:06:32 PM
I recently had a friend ask me to repair a sculpture I made of his dog - it lost an ear. I made the staffy almost 2 years ago, and my technique has evolved a lot since then. So I decided to repair the sculpture and make a new one.
So here is the result:



Sculpture #149 (Ruby the staffy December 30 2008) on the left and sculpture #4 (Ruby the staffy January 10 2007) on the right.

And here is the real Ruby:



What a difference 2 years makes!  Smiley
Report to moderator  THIS ROCKS  
Pages: [1] 2 3


only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Healing Power Of Art At Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Beyond the Aesthetics of Art
Art Station at Mood Indigo, IIT Mumbai
Latte Artist Michael Breach LIVE
Latte Artist Shares Secret To Spicing Up Your Cup Of Joe
Latest Blog Articles
Spotlight on: Book Making & Binding
@Home This Weekend: Magical Fairy Garden
DIY Summer

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.