Off the Hook — Leah Wilson

From Farm to Factory, to Needle Felting Art by Leah Wilson

Leah Wilson Needle Felting

From Farm to Factory, to Needle Felting Art by Leah Wilson

From Farm to Factory, to Needle Felting Art Submitted by Leah Wilson, Owner & Instructor for Amazing Felted Fibre Arts. Fleece has moved with us through time. Sheep have offered us more than being a “cute” farm animal, the wool has saved people from freezing & fire a few times. Today wool offers us a medium for artistic expression. Now we can “paint” with wool, (no paint required) by needle felting. For centuries, people have used wool felt for clothing, footwear, dwellings, and a variety of textile needs. Traditional “felt” involves agitating wool fibre using hot water & sometimes soap (wet felting). Needle felting...

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