This is a PDF file - craft tutorial, NO MATERIALS and NO NECKLACE INCLUDED - to needle felt the Barn Owl Necklace you will need to gather the materials by yourself. You will be able to download the PDF instructions as soon as you complete your purchase. Just print it out, find the materials, learn my needle felting tips and tricks to make this unique needle felted Owl necklace!
Please read the following info carefully!
I have designed this Owl Necklace craft with beginners in mind - so there is much of the needle felting basics but also includes much of detailing, so you have to be very patient! By taking this tutorial you will learn... ... about felting materials, ... how to make strong and durable basic shapes – flat circle, drop shape and balls, ... how to make attractive and natural owl’s face, ... how to add details slightly above a basic surface, ... how to add details symmetrically, ... how to needle felt thin lines and tiny dots, ... how to mix small amounts of wool, … how to make partly through visible shading, ... how to sew felted details together and hide yarn tails.
After taking this tutorial you will have the skills to make your own design, unique owl themed, felted jewelry!
The materials you will need to gather for this class are: 1. Felting wool fiber in: white (~30 g / 1.05 oz) black (~5 g / 0.17 oz) sand (~5 g / 0.17 oz) light sand, brown, light gray and dark gray (little pieces of each, ~10 g / 0.35 oz in total) 2. Felting mat – foam mat or brush mat. 3. #38 triangular or twisted felting needles. 4. Crochet hook. 5. Yarn. 6. Long sewing needle. 7. Scissors.
The class requires basic crocheting skills – you will have to make a simple crochet chain that is not explained in the class. If you don’t know how to crochet a chain – just let me know or find it on the internet! It’s easy!
The Barn Owl Necklace needle felting craft is appropriate for adults and kids 10+ years old. As felting needles are very sharp an adult should always supervise kids working with felting needles.
Good luck and be creative!!!
* This DIY craft is intended only for personal, non-commercial use. Copyright 2017 by Linda Brike