What is "Needle felting"? 

Wondering what is my sculpture made of and how? 

Let me introduce Needle Felting in very simple term!

Needle felting uses 

- Wool

- Felting Needles  

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This is what we call "core wool", there are many types of wool out there, but this type of coarse wool is best suited to begin making shapes. 

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This is felting needle, you see little nicks ?  these nicks work wonder when stabbed into a bundle of wool.  

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When barbed needles are stabbed into wool time and time, agitated fibre will get tangled and create bond, eventually start forming solid shape. 

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Stab, stab, stab, stab........ See the shape now?  

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You can use finer needles and coloured wool for intricate work like colouring and detailing.

Voila! this is Needle Felting :)