Needle Felting Kit: 2D Monarch Painting with Wool
This is a perfect beginner needle felting kit! Cut out your butterfly and create a pin, magnet, or add to your picture to make it even more complete.
You will learn how to use a photo as a guide for needle felting a picture, learn how to blend wool to create new colors, and learn how to needle-felt a 2d picture.
*We would recommend adding an Iron-on Transfer Pen to make transferring any image to your background a breeze! Our Iron-on Transfer Pens come in a variety of colors, perfect for any 2D project. You can find them here or down below in the recommended products section. :)
- Step-by-step instructions for needle felting the butterfly
- Wool Needle Felting Batts = all the wool needed for this picture.
- 5 x 5 Earth Harmony Foam Pad
- 38 gauge felting needle and 42T felting needle
- 100% Wool Felt sheet
- Two drawings of the butterfly are also included - you can do an image transfer using an iron-on transfer pen, or use your preferred method of image transfer, or freehand
*You can make one or two butterflies with this kit.
- Additional Wool Felt sheets if you plan to make multiple butterflies
- Iron on Transfer Pen
Looking for More 2D Needle Felted Projects?
If you are on a 2D needle felting kick, give our 2D Jellyfish picture a try! This is a great beginner needle felting project that will help you get a smooth picture, demonstrate basic shading, and add some texture! We will mount our needle felted picture in a few different ways.
You will learn how to transfer an image onto the fabric of your choosing. Once your image is transferred you will learn how to blend your wool to the desired colors and how to apply shading with wool.
In Part 2 of this tutorial, you will finish off your 2D Mushroom pictures by adding some Mossy goodness aka grass, leaves, and undergrowth.
Join us in the shire today for a little plain air needle felting of a friendly little hobbit house.
A virtual vacation to Hobbiton in New Zealand is just our speed this week, so grab your knapsack, and let's go!
Join us for a little "virtual" vacation to Santorini, Greece will walk along stone paths, admire the gorgeous architecture, and have coffee overlooking the ocean.
Join us for a little "virtual" vacation to Provence, France!
We will walk this trail amid the fragrant lavender fields and create a little stay-cation postcard of our shared daydream journey.