Bubble Bead Necklace with Linda Brike

In this class you will learn how to felt woolen ball shape and how to add tiny, colorful bubbles. You will also learn how to sew the felted details together with gemstone beads so that you get a long, unique and attractive necklace. Even if you have never tried needle felting you can take this class as Linda explains every step in detais. You just need to be very careful, have patience and enjoy the process!

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• Wool fiber in 5 or more of your favorite matching colors (approx. 30 grams / 1 oz in total)
• Felting Needles – #36 for basic felting and #38 / #40 for smooth finish and details
• Felting Mat – a firm foam mat or a brush mat (Clover)

• Gemstone or other beads in coordinated color (approx. 94 cm / 37 inches in length when strung in a row)
• Sewing Needle that goes through the beads
• Strong Thread – I advise transparent nylon thread
• Scissors

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Linda Brike

Linda has enjoyed many different crafts since childhood including knitting, crocheting, bead working and sewing. She started needle felting in 2006 when her first child was born and she wanted to try a new hobby. This new hobby evolved into both a passion and a job.

Linda loves natural materials and simplicity. And needle felting has it all! One needs only natural wool fiber, felting needles and a felting mat. Linda enjoys the process of getting a desired shape out of the wool fiber using just a simple barbed needle, and finds the needle felting process quite meditative. She uses round bases...
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