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Posts from the ‘Wet-felting’ Category

Our Local Waldorf Weekly Craft Group Pictorial Gallery

Our Waldorf School of Orange County craft group meets by the Company of Angels school store weekly, on Tuesday mornings 8:45am-11am. Come join us for chat, hot tea and crafting! Supply fees varies for the craft we make that day. – Jzin

Here are some examples of the crafts we make. Clicking on the pictures will take you to photo diaries of our creative process.

140210 Susan Watkin's knitted artichoke and radishes square cropped140107 sketching out design in colored chalk on stretched burlap. Square cropped, no logo131207 4 7th Grader Elves helping out in the Elves' Workshop at Winter Festival square cropped131203 Jzin's Christmas Angel Needle-felted oval picture 1 wine label logo131119 Little Valentina warming her ears with super bulky yarn crochet hat with a flower square cropped131015 square cropped. Hurray! Alena and Anicka completed their felted mouse in a pumpkin craft project130605 Gisela's wet-felted purple hot-housed flower with enlarged yellow pistils and stamen, square cropped. 130529 square. Pia and baby with wet-felted flower in garden130130 Part One. Square. Squirting liquid dish detergent and hot water on wet-felted playscape blanket

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121202 Vintage Life photo show girls crafting inside trailer at war times. Post button for Wednesday Morning Craft Group

Please Support Handmade: Shop Castle of Costa Mesa Etsy store

Dear friends,

Please consider supporting handmade this holiday season. You may shop my Castle of Costa Mesa Etsy store here. Thank you very much! – Jzin

Click here to enter my Castle of Costa Mesa on Etsy store.

131201 Needle-felted Mermaid in front of open cave 3

131109 Felt gnome home at Tanager square cropped

131113 Pansy Flower Fairy ready to do a cartwheel logo

130219 Mermaid mother beckoning her merbaby with logo

… and more on Etsy. I also take custom orders! – Jzin

Jzin’s Boat Tutorial with no sewing, no needle-felting, it’s so easy you can make a ton of them with your kids!

131031 Nunu help selling raffle tickets at Company of Angels Store

Every felt playscape needs a water feature. A waterfall, a gushing rapid, a babbling brook, a meandering stream, a pond or an ocean. Water makes people happy. When you have water, you need a boat.

Therefore, I have written a tutorial to show you how to make felt boats. This step-by-step pictorial tutorial does not require sewing or needle-felting. This is something you can enjoy making with your children. The basic skills in my tutorial will springboard you towards making many other structures.

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131030 Jzin's Boat Tutorial square cropped with Mermaid Georgina, Merbaby Sunshine and Sailor Prince in white and mint blue felt boat

Purchase Tutorial here.

Homemade Puppet Show for Emily’s 7th Birthday: Apple Cake by Nienke van Hichtum

130712 Emily smiling over her birthday apple cake baked by daddy. square cropped with title

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130712 Nunu and Emily's family with puppets and cakes

130712 Finale rehearsal picture for Apple Cake by Nienke van Hichtum

View more photos: Apple Cake by Nienke van Hichtum. Handmade puppet show for Emily’s 7th birthday celebration.

Giveaway !!! Handmade Waldorf Flower Fairy Doll by Castle of Costa Mesa. Spring 2013

130530 Square Giveaway 6 Waldorf Flower Fairies at Tanager Park
Enter the Flower Fairy Giveaway by clicking on this link here.

Spring Flower Fairies: Bluebell, Morning Glory and Primrose

130525 Trio of flower fairies square logo

May 25, 2013. My 8 year old and I played and made dolls this week. It was much fun! Click on the photo above to see more pictures and link to purchase these handmade flower fairies for Spring!