Creatures made from felt! - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests > Horse Artwork

Creatures made from felt!

This is a discussion on Creatures made from felt! within the Horse Artwork forums, part of the Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests category

    Like Tree188Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        06-26-2013, 10:49 PM
      #11
    Super Moderator
    Well, get busy and find me one!
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        06-27-2013, 02:47 AM
      #12
    Super Moderator
    Ya know , the more I look at the cat, the creepier he gets!
         
        06-27-2013, 07:59 PM
      #13
    Banned
    I love the kitty!

    Can you bend some fishing line into a 'V' shape and put some hot glue at the end?

    Im not very crafty but I like to see them done!
         
        06-27-2013, 08:16 PM
      #14
    Yearling
    Aww, but I like the kitty! I think it's adorable! I've got oodles of wool, but I don't felt it, I spin it. If you need some sheep's wool, a nice, relatively dye-able grey color, let me know. I very literally have bags of it, and I'm sure I don't need it all. I can send you some and fuel your felting ;) It's already carded and in roving form.

    (no but seriously. So much wool. I may have gone overboard in my wool buying.... haha.)
         
        06-28-2013, 01:49 AM
      #15
    Super Moderator
    Well, heck, I would love it! I can pay you for the shipping, and maybe a little more. I dont' use a ton of gray, but I will try to use more . I need to experiment with making horses. I think you have to use pipe cleaners inside the legs to give it stability.
         
        06-28-2013, 02:36 AM
      #16
    Yearling
    Here's a picture of it in comparison to my hand (since the alternate background was the couch. Which is also grey). Like I said, it can be dyed relatively well. Not as well as white, but using food coloring and vinegar (sets the color) you can get some really gorgeous darker colors if you've got a mind to.

    I quite literally have a garbage bag overflowing with this. So if you know anybody else who might want some (or anybody reading this - plenty to go around!) I can certainly ship it off. My closet is a mess of animal hair - but this sheep takes the cake! I only wanted a few ounces, but the guy said it was his last year selling and just take the whole bag. Soooo. Hehheh.

    Tiny, I can send some gorgeous brown sheep's wool your way too. It's not in roving form yet (I don't know if that matters for needle felting or not - if it does and you don't have carders I can card some). It's dark dark brown, almost black, with lighter caramel brown tips. I forgot what breed it's from. Took me a bajillion years to clean it all (sheeps wool is FILTHY) - but it's another horse like color, is it not? (sorry the picture of it is sucky)

    Send me a PM with an address - I've got to ship 2 saddles, too, so I'll be in and out of post offices all week.
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg wool grey.jpg (47.3 KB, 196 views)
    File Type: jpg woolies.jpg (57.1 KB, 188 views)
         
        06-28-2013, 02:40 AM
      #17
    Yearling
    Boy that wool picture DOES suck. Here's a bit better one. (sorry, it's late and dark and I just got home from work. My picture taking skills are not at peak LOL)
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg wooliesss.jpg (65.1 KB, 188 views)
         
        06-29-2013, 01:47 PM
      #18
    Super Moderator
    What did you buy all that for?
         
        06-29-2013, 02:21 PM
      #19
    Trained
    My you are a crafty creature, aren't you?
         
        06-29-2013, 02:29 PM
      #20
    Yearling
    For spinning into yarn. The Shepherd's Harvest festival comes around once per year, and their pricing for raw wool is unbeatable. So I go a bit overboard every year, since I won't have another chance till next year. :)
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Felt or no? pateince Horse Tack and Equipment 7 08-04-2012 02:27 PM
    Ever Felt... JazzyGirl Horse Talk 23 07-07-2012 08:41 AM
    there are strange creatures to be found in the Northwoods horseservant Horse Pictures 7 08-01-2010 01:12 AM
    Have you ever felt this way? Current Displeasure Horse Talk 3 07-23-2009 04:27 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:57 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0