June Hope - Textile Artist & Feltmaker
The Magic of Felt ... the felting process
Felt is quite simply matted fleece! To make it you need 3 things: fleece, moisture and agitation.
The traditional and ancient wet felting process which I use to create my art combines Australian merino fleece with interesting fibres, yarns and natural fabrics in what I think is a wonderfully magical process.
To make felt you need 3 things: fleece, moisture and agitation. Here's how it happens: