Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Oranges and Felted Bowls...

The Art Sisters are creating

Felted Bowls...

We are employing a wet felting technique...

Tools of the Trade:

Wool Batting, Oranges, Eucalan Soap

Separating the layers of the Wool Batting...

Wrapping the wool batting 

around a wet orange...

Placing the wool wrapped orange in panty hose...

Into a ziploc bag with soapy water it goes!

Now we roll it around for 10 minutes...

Time to remove the panty hose...

Back in the ziploc for more rolling and felting...

Cut the opening....stretch it open, large enough

to get the orange out!

Here comes the Show 'n Tell:

Does it look like FUN?

You bet it is!

Gather your Art Sisters together and

give this a try!

Here is a video of our Felted Bowl experience:

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Please join us for our next P2P class:

Thursday, May 25, 2017 @ 1:00

Felted Bowls

JanniLou Creations Quilt Shop

Philomath, OR

CLICK HERE:  to see My Quilts

May Your Bobbin Always Be Full,

LuAnn Kessi


  1. Thank you for the demo, what lots of FUN!! We are so doing this with my textile art group!!! Love the bright colors.

  2. LuAnn,

    What fun! I've felted soap but never tried felting an orange to make a bowl. Yep, I've got to try that. Thanks for sharing the experience via the video.