Needle Felting Family Fun

Needle Felting Family Fun

We’ve talked a lot in recent weeks about the MANY benefits of needle felting. We’ve discussed how it can help Alzheimer’s patients, relieve depression, and build social connections. With all of those benefits, don’t you want to share the art of needle felting with...
How Needle Felting Can Help Relieve Depression

How Needle Felting Can Help Relieve Depression

I recently came across an article on ceramics and how it can help those battling depression. In it, they discussed the work of art psychotherapist Joshua K. M. Nan. Nan studied the effect that ceramic art therapy can have in those struggling with depressive disorders,...
Crafting Confidence Through Needle Felting

Crafting Confidence Through Needle Felting

It’s been a long day. Maybe your boss yelled at you. Maybe you bombed that big test. Maybe you hit every red light and spilled your coffee, and the kids are fighting, and it just feels like you can’t do anything right. Sound familiar? We all have days like that...
Needle Felt Your Stress Away

Needle Felt Your Stress Away

Have you ever come home at the end of a long day and wanted to just stab something? Look, I’m not saying I have, and I’m not saying I haven’t. What I can tell you is that one of the best (and most legal) ways to channel that frustration is needle felting. Here are 5...
Needle Felting a Camel

Needle Felting a Camel

Needle Felting a Camel – the needle felting process I am currently working on the animals for a nativity scene and just finished my very first camel. I share the entire needle felting process in a short video below. The video shows the process from the start,...
Drive Thru History Adventures {review}

Drive Thru History Adventures {review}

If you are looking for a Homeschool Video Curriculum for American History, Bible History, or Ancient History you are going to want to check out Drive Thru History Adventures. I enjoyed using Drive Thru History videos with my older children in the past as a fun...
Spinning Box Unboxing

Spinning Box Unboxing

I ordered my first Spinning Box and it arrived in the mail today.  I heard about the Spinning Box a few months ago from a friend of mine.  She was spinning some of the fiber she received at our last get together and it peaked my interest. The Spinning Box is a fiber...
How does a Felting Needle Work?

How does a Felting Needle Work?

The Felting Needle If you are just learning about needle felting you may be wondering what a felting needle is and how it works.  Maybe you have been using a felting needle for awhile and wonder why they have the shape they have and what else they are used for. There...
Woolly Women

Woolly Women

This is the 5th post in my blog series; “How I started needle felting and making money with wool from my sheep.”  If you haven’t already you may want to read the previous articles in this series before this one.  These articles will help to explain how I got...