Felting

Felting Technique is available for every beginner. By means of felting it is possible to make both simple, and more difficult pictures, toys and wall panels. The products are very soft.

Felting (stuffing, folding, felting) is a technique for making toys, clothes or other decorative items out of unadulterated wool. Only natural wool has spinning qualities or property (with mechanical or heat-moisture treatment).

felting

Natural wool can be Felled in two ways - wet and dry.

Dry felting – compaction of hair lumps with special needles.

Wet felting is a classic hand felting technique. You will need only wool, water and soap.

Designers use felt to make decorative elements, felt accessories give the outfits charm and charm of its rich colors, elegant lines and the ability to realize any fantasy. Brooches, beads, scarves, cosmetic bags, handbags and various figures, toys - all this will decorate any outfit and interior.

A little history of felting from felt
The felt... Once this stuff was the only kind of textile for many people, especially nomadic. They are covered with...
Properties
Felting, as the process of manufacturing woolen goods, only possible thanks to the features of the structure of the hair...
Wet felting
This is a classic method. The main trick is that to facilitate peremeshivanie and interpenetration of the fibers of wool...
Dry felting
This method is also referred to as feliziani (eng. felting, it. filzen). It involves the mixing of wool fibres with...
Materials
Felting can take any natural wool, which gets on sale in the store or grandmothers in the market. It may...
Tools and accessories
The main tool is a needle for faltsevaya. They are made of different sizes and cross-sections in the working area. The...
Squirrel and mushroom. Felting toys out of wool
Materials: wool felting orange, brown, brick and black colors; Merino wool yellow and orange flowers; penetrating needle; mercerized thread...