How to Make Wet Felted Beads

felt beads

Here’s a quick project that kids love. They get to play in water and use their hands without needing much fine motor skills. And they end up with colorful little felted beads they can use for just about anything. My daughter pretends they’re money, food, you name it. Or you can use a sharp needle […]

Tutorial: Make a Felt Rug

Last week, I was sitting on a proverbial egg.  Fret, nausea, excitement: I was all over the place. I was the lead on a craft project for Nora’s class. Each year every class makes something — something big and wonderful — to be auctioned off as a fundraiser. We made a wool felt rug.  Or, wall hanging, I guess.  Since the thought of it getting […]