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Topic: My first felt! No longer a virgin!  (Read 1435 times)
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« on: October 29, 2008 01:38:37 AM »

I ran into a strange little woman at a market on Saturday who was selling felted hats and wraps and stuff.  We got talking and she told me about a felting workshop that was happening on Sunday.  I thought I'd go along for a few hours and learn the basic ropes.  I ended up being there, working hard, for about six hours.  I am so proud of what I made! 

I'm going to make it into a cushion cover and only just remembered to take a photo of it after I cut it and was about to start sewing!

I'd love your opinions, o wise felters, good and bad!

« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2008 02:33:03 AM »


I think it looks lovely, great colours!

« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2008 12:03:59 PM »

Love the bright colors Smiley It looks almost like an oil painting

« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2008 01:06:30 PM »

My comment: Keep felting! enjoy your new skills! Smiley (oh and lovely colours, I like the green and yellow background together.)


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« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2008 03:24:24 PM »

I think it looks good!
From what I can tell, you've got even thickness in the felt with no holes and it looks strongly felted for your purpose. It makes me happy to think that you're putting your felt in a place that easily seen and loved  Smiley

« Reply #5 on: October 29, 2008 05:58:29 PM »

Thanks for the positive feedback everyone!  I think I had a really good teacher which helps!!  I'm really chuffed with myself and will be doing more in the future.

« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2008 09:33:20 PM »

Gotta love the strange little women who introduce you to wonderful new hobbies!!! Hehe!! Needlefelting is so addicting and I'm happy to see you joined in the fun! Have you made anything else since this???

As for this specific piece, I like the colors and the abstract-ness of it! Looks like fun!
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