Welcome spring with a family felting project in which you'll make a bouquet of 3 wool flowers for your seasonal tableau; use the flowers individually to embellish a hat, jacket or bag; or give as thoughtful gifts for grandparents, moms and teachers or just to cheer a neighbor.
The techniques used to wet felt this lovely bouquet are cookie cutter and bead felting. Quick, easy to learn and a satisfying way to enter the magical world of felting wool with soap and water. Kit includes cookie cutter, colorful assortment of wool fibers, cotton chenille pipe cleaner stems and step-by-step photo instructions.
Ages 3 (flower will be put together by an older helper) to adult.
First published in the Spring 2009 issue of Living Crafts Magazine.