Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Felted Penguin


I made this needle-felted penguin with our own Maggie's Farm wool. And here's the crazy thing: it was easy. Relaxing even.

Basically, you mat dyed fleece by poking it over and over with a small barbed needle until you get the shape and consistency you desire.

Here's a great little how-to video:






5 comments:

Alicia Gregoire said...

That is so cute.

Zev said...

Very cute. I didn't realize how easy it is.

loveable_homebody said...

Nice to see a cute little handmade penguin in his natural habitat. ;)

Perri said...

Thanks everybody!

...And yes, it IS penguin weather out there!

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