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Topic: Chirp the Bird: My Very First Needle Felting Experience!  (Read 1745 times)
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« on: February 11, 2010 09:53:48 PM »

I took a needle felting class tonight at my local independent bookstore (they are amazing), and look what I brought home!

I've named him Chirp.  Here's a side view so you can see his tail.  (Sorry for the dark pictures; the light in my kitchen in horrendous.)

He fits in the palm of my hand, and makes me happy.  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2010 10:26:23 PM »

That is so cute.  I'm crawling the walls until payday, so i can go out and get some needle quilting supplies.  I've been watching a ton of tutorials on youtube, there are soo many good ones on there!

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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2010 11:13:48 PM »

Definitely.  I'm using the spare wool from this project to make little beads (just what I need, obviously).  The gal who was hosting the class was wearing a fabulous necklace which was just a plain silver chain with one green felted ball hanging in the center.  So simple, so lovely.

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« Reply #3 on: February 13, 2010 10:30:30 PM »

He's The Cuteness!!!  You did an excellent job on him and he's just adorable...I love his name, Chirp  Cheesy Cheesy

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« Reply #4 on: April 25, 2010 08:05:07 AM »

Well done you Smiley He's great!

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« Reply #5 on: June 09, 2010 05:48:54 AM »

Nice job!  I'm going to have to check out those youtube tutorials, looks like fun!

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