Red Squirrel Needle Felt Kit - makes 2 poseable red squirrels
This squirrel was one of our Makerss Box Projects in August 2019 - Squirrels & Leaves.
Create 2 life-size, poseable red squirrels in different shades of red, approximately 30 cm nose to tail, with a fun technique for the tails. Using simple wire armature techniques with a twist, you will have fun posing this mischievous pair.
Contains extra fast felting wool batts and tops in Fox Rust Brown NZ Merino, Muted Orange NZ Merino, Manx Loaghtan Tops, Rust Merino Tops, Basic Core Wool, Bleached White Australian Merino, Portuguese Merino Dark Brown; 4 x felting needles (3 medium, 1 fine), wire, thread, a foam mat, 2 pairs of black glue-in eyes and full colour, step by step instructions. Packaged in a sturdy, reusable Kraft box and tied up with colourful string.
A lovely accompaniment to this kit is The Squirrel Book by Fiona Lunn.
Suitable for crafty beginners, age 10+ and seasoned needle felters.
Warning! Contains very sharp needles! Not a toy.
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The Makerss are Sophie Buckley and Steffi Stern, co-authors of two books: Making Needle Felted Animals (2015) and Making Simple Needle Felts (2018). All kits are carefully designed by us and hand packed in the UK. We love everything that is wool and we hope that our experience and enthusiasm will encourage your journey into the world of needle felting. We have all the supplies you will need to thrive in this wonderful hobby. We only use what we love and we hope you will love it too.