Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly Needle Felt Pack with Picture Frame
Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly Pack with Picture Frame contains all you need to make two larger than life needle felted butterflies! Also included is one light wood coloured box frame (outside measurement = 15x20cm), which can frame one butterfly.
Skill Level: crafty beginner
Size in cm: approx. each butterfly is approx. 7 x 13cm
Techniques used: 2D felting, using Water Soluble Paper, adding details.
This pack contains:
- Full colour, step-by-step instructions
- Wool batts: NZ Merino (in Black and Light Blue), white Australian Merino and dark brown Milk Sheep
- Wool tops: South American Merino (in Cream, Yellow and Orange)
- Yellow Carded Sari Silk
- Water Soluble Paper
- thin black wire
- 1 Box Frame with glass front
You will also need: felting needles, felting mat (available here), scissors, water in small container, towel.
Suitable for crafty beginners, aged 10+ and more seasoned needle felters.
NB - this needle felt pack does NOT include tools! You will need your own felting needles and mat.
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The pretty Small Tortoiseshell is a familiar garden visitor that can be seen feeding on flowers all year-round during warm spells or overwintering adults may find resting spots in sheds, garages and even houses. A life-sized Small Tortoiseshell is 4.5-6.2cm. More information about these delightful butterflies can be found at The Wildlife Trusts' Website.