In the last lesson we introduced how to make needle felted octopus. It's not easy to make small balls, right? Well, let's take a break. Halloween is coming! So this lesson we'll introduce how to make needle felted Halloween ghost with cookie cutter, it's a easy way to start your needle felting journey. Also, there is a easiest way to make needle felted crafts, more easier than by cookie cutter, we're going to introduce it in next lessons. The main point of this lesson is to learn how to use cookie cutter as a tool to make needle felted crafts, and some tips about how to make it smooth and fine. Ok, let's start it!!
There are 7 lessons in Unit 1, here they are
|Tools:||Felt Fine Needle, felting sponge/ foam block, thumb protector, erasable pen, Halloween ghost cookie cutter|
|Materials:||White, Black Wool Roving, Kit（Coming Soon）|
|Time:||15m - 30m|
How to use cookie cutter to make needle felted crafts and how to make it smooth and fine.
|Download||Coming soon (PDF)|
|Video||Coming soon (Youtube)|
|Kit||Coming soon (Youtube)|
Step 1. Tear the white wool roving to pieces, and put them one by one in the cookie cutter.(Just make sure the wool is spreaded evenly in it)
Tips: Press the wool by your fingers, make sure it's even.
Step 2.Start to stab it from the edge to center.
Step 3.The shape will felt with the foam, take it off from it. the other side is very fulffy.
Step 4.If you think the thickness is OK, you can flip it over, put it back into the cutter, and stab the other side, pls stab it gently, you don't want to be fulffy with the other side, right?
PS: if you'd like it thicker, skip to the step 5.
Now the both sides is OK, we can start to tirm the edge now.
Step 5.Flip it over and put it back into the cutter, then add more wool. reply the step 3 until you think the thickness is OK, then do the step 4.
Step 6.OK, the main part is done, let's trim the edge. Remember stab it gently.
Step 7.Trim the surface. Still stab it gently.
Step 8.Let's mark the features with erasable pen. Then add the features on it. Done
Make a ghost with cookie cutter
If you complete our assignment, you can sent the pics of your balls to us, or post it on Instagram and @ifeltify or to Facebook @feltify. You'll get reward points.
A ghost: 50 points
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2.Try our new advanced needle felting wool tutorials and kit for free.
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4.Enjoy permanent privilege of free shipping (Orders equal or above $49.00).
In the next lesson you'll learn how to make needle felted Halloween ghost with another way.
Class is over, thank you!
Have any questions or advice we didn’t cover? Let us know in the comments.