The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - How To Make Flat Felt With Wool Batts

Felting a sheet with wool batts is different from felting it with wool tops. Watch this video and the previous one to see the difference.
This is what you can learn from this video:
• The step-by-step process to make a sheet or flat felt with wool batts
• How to correctly cut a wool batt
• How much water and soap to use
• How to get organic edges on your felt sheet

 
 

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - How To Make Flat Felt With Wool Tops

This is what you can learn from this video:
• The step-by-step process to make a sheet or flat felt with wool tops
• How to correctly cut a wool top
• How to get really thing layers for good results
• A trick that'll help you with future nuno felt projects
• How much water and soap to use
• How to get straight edges
• What's the pinch test

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - How To Wet Felt A Ball With Wool Batts

Felting a ball with wool batts is different from felting it with wool tops. Watch this video and the previous one to see the difference.

This is what you can learn from this video:
• The step-by-step process to make a ball with wool batts
• How to correctly cut a wool batt
• How much water and soap to use
• What's the "bounce test"

 
 

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - How To Wet Felt A Ball With Wool Tops

This is what you can learn from this video:
• The step-by-step process to make a ball with wool tops
• How to correctly cut a wool top
• How to get really thing layers for good results
• How to know the final size of the ball after shrinkage
• How much water and soap to use
• What's the "bounce test"

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - How To Make A Wet Felt Rope With Wool Batts

Felting a rope or a cord with wool batts is different from felting it with wool tops. Watch this video and the previous one to see the difference.
This is what you can learn from this video:
• The step-by-step process to make a rope or a cord with wool batts
• How to correctly cut a wool batt
• How to get rid of the creases when you're felting with wool batts
• How much water and soap to use

 
 

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - How To Make A Wet Felt Rope With Wool Tops

This is what you can learn from this video:
• The step-by-step process to make a rope or a cord with wool tops
• How to correctly cut a wool top
• How to know the final thickness of the rope or cord after shrinkage
• How much water and soap to use

The Basic Shapes In Wet Felting - Introduction

The basic shapes are extremely important in learning how to wet felt. Mastering these is the key for being good at the more advanced techniques.

 

Your felting projects aren't turning out the way you want them? Here are my "10 Tips For Better Results In Wet Felting".