I really enjoy needle felting animal sculptures but the most rewarding thing for me is to share my techniques with others. Would you like to know how to needle felt detailed and realistic animals with confidence? stuck on how to start? or looking to better your skills?
Whether you are a beginner or more advanced I have created an ever increasing online catalogue of FREE needle felting tutorials and inspirational pages for you to learn from and enjoy! Many are videos but some are photo instructions if that is your preferred style of learning.
I’ve grouped them into categories and so all you need to do is click on the category picture links below to easily navigate to the pages you are looking for.
From learning the basics of what needle felting is through to felting techniques such as attaching body appendages or wire armature.
All about wool (and other fibres) and needle felting tools (needles, wires, felting pads and more)
If you are creating an animal and need to know how to make ears, head, feet and other body parts then this is a great section to show you.
Learn various fur techniques incl. short fur, long fur, fluffy fur, spots, curls/waves etc
From simple mouse eyes to sleeping eyes to more complex cat/dog eyes, here you can learn to make realistic eyes just from wool!
A selection of my needle felted animals and their processes. Some have detailed step by step instructions and some give an overview of the journey or parts of the process to inspire you.
Sheltie Feltie process, how to make curly spaniel dog ears, realistic dog eyes, the weirdness of a ‘bee’ dog, and more…
Full detailed tutorial series for how to make a realistic Tabby Birman cat (head shape, adding fur, making ears), realistic cat eyes etc. Also a tabby kitten in a frame for inspiration.
Nature related needle felting ideas, tips and tutorials you may enjoy!
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Need More Inspiration?
Visit the gallery page to see some of my favourite creations so far 🙂
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