How to Care for Needle Felts

Wool felt likes to be kept clean and dry, but it’s pretty forgiving, and has straightforward care. Friction can cause pilling and for the felt to take a fuzzier appearance. The less a sculpture is handled, the more pristine it generally looks. With few exceptions, my felts are intended for use as decoration, and shouldContinue reading “How to Care for Needle Felts”

Needle Felting Safety

It’s the first thing I talk about during my classes. Needle felting is stabby, especially if you’re new. Wear Finger Protection Especially if you’re working on tiny projects. Rubber fingertips available at the office supply store are an inexpensive and useful tool to have in your felting box. Leather slips are available at some craftingContinue reading “Needle Felting Safety”