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« on: October 27, 2009 02:04:42 PM »

  I was much inspired by all the wooly fabulousness at the enormous Sheep and Wool Festival in Rhinebeck, NY a few weeks ago.  It was awesome.  So much to see. And I made a few little things. I neglected to take pics to indicate scale. Piggy is about
1 1/2" tall, cow about 3", flamingo about 5"?. Enjoy. And plan on going next year.




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« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2009 08:34:03 AM »

Wow!  These are amazing.  Did you use an armature, or just wing it?  They look great.
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« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2009 12:19:05 PM »

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Wow!  These are amazing.  Did you use an armature, or just wing it?  They look great.

Thanks!  The pig and the cow were straight up solid needle felted, but the flamingo has wire and its feet are felted to the base for stability.
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« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2009 05:08:56 PM »

Thanks.  The work is excellent.  I love the flamingo.
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« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2009 09:19:23 PM »

Wow, they are really, really cute! I'm so inspired to try my own felted critters...
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« Reply #5 on: November 15, 2009 03:30:59 PM »

They are all extremely adorable, but cow has udders and that is just too cute.  I think you did an amazing job. 
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