Thursday, February 27, 2014

Speaking of Laarnie...


here she is with classmate Reis Misaka, both juniors.
I'm trying out a new assignment on them that I'm calling Felt Vessels. 
 I saw this in one of my feltmaking books.
Laarnie found two bouncy balls at the grocery store, and I gave them dyed roving to wrap around the balls in their chosen colorways.
You can see that Laarnie added handspun yarn to circle her rovings.
Next they wet felted the balls, the netting helps the initial starting so that things don't move around too much.

The finished products were wonderful!  I required that they have at least one opening that they coil a an edge to

1 comment:

  1. Fantastice! Gee, these kids are clever. Well done girls!!!