I'm a newbie here
I've made several wool felt pieces/sculptures and I've always had the problem with these short and long strings and strands, that come out of the pieces. I am currently making a Baymax (from the movie Big Hero 6) figure, which is a white, cute chubby robot. The character is 100% smooth, but my piece doesn't display that feature....
I've done some research in regards to this, and a lot of people suggest to poke with a thinner needle, poke for
Currently I am in Ecuador with a bit of time on my hands.
I was fortunate enough to acquire some alpaca fleece and have made a vessel using the balloon method.
My question is now that it is dry can I lay dyed alpaca fleece over it and wet felt it again? I then want to needle felt a scene on to it. The background is a natural beige colour and I would like to get some green and blue shades for the ground and sky. The vessel is round and not very thick so I was thinking I could firm it
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Hi everyone, Linda J Soroka here. I have been an artist in many many mediums for the last oh 40ish years. I just recently discovered felting! I'm obsessed now.
I have an Art website for most of my sample things. Paintings on oil, photography, Jewelry making in sterling wire, and now Fiber art
You can see the site at http://ancientartisanstudio.com
I also like to sew, knit, garden, spin and anything else I can get my mind wrapped around. I recently purchased