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Needle Felting Tips and behind the scenes stories at Bear Creek.

Why Needle Felting Is Great For Your Health

There’s something absolutely magical about walking into a craft store. With endless possibilities and new projects awaiting at every turn, it’s no wonder felters quickly become obsessed with the project at hand. But beyond the thrill of parading through the local...

Chronic Pain? Manage it with Crafts.

More and more these days, you hear about people living with chronic pain. Whether due to an autoimmune condition, an old injury, or a myriad of other things, chronic pain is, well, chronic. Thankfully, researchers in England have discovered a link between crafting and...

Art Therapy through Felting

As anyone with a crafting habit can tell you, making art can be a very therapeutic process. Heck, even just stabbing wool against a block can work wonders for melting away frustrations of the day. But, for many, more targeted therapeutic exercises can be so helpful...

Spark a Love for Reading with Needle Felting

With back-to-school upon us, some questions are looming for all parents: is my child’s reading level up to par? Will they be behind? How can I inspire a love for reading? Well, I’ve got a somewhat unorthodox answer for you: needle felting. One of the first things kids...

High Blood Pressure? Felt it Down

High Blood Pressure? Felt it Down We all know how much fun needle felting is. We know the joys of making gifts for others (and keeping a few for ourselves, too). We’ve even talked about the amazing mental health benefits of needle felting. But, did you know that...

Needle Felting with Gotland Wool

What wool should I choose for felting? Have you wondered if you should use Gotland wool?  If you have done any needle felting at all, or you are looking to start you will be wondering what breed of wool to use.  I was lucky when I was just beginning I had...

Needle Felting Through the Sheep Breeds Series

How I got started Needle Felting and making Money with Wool from my Sheep

Bear Creek Needle Felting Academy

As a member of the Academy you will have access to all of my video courses plus communication with me when you have questions or if you need feedback on your work. Learn to needle felt the easy way!

Any orders placed September 16 - 23, 2018 will be shipped on September 24. Dismiss