Find the best needle felt how-to videos online without spending a dime! Right here!
Do you need a refresher course on how to needle felt or want to learn a brand new (and super fun) fiber craft?
Check out the needle felting video series below for tutorials and tips to get your started or for inspiration to dive into that wool you've been hoarding (yes, I know you have!). Each of the featured fiber artists below has a set of well produced needle felt craft videos to educate you on the basic techniques of felting.
They all also have more advanced tutorial videos on how to make needle felt armatures and all kinds of adorable felt animal critters. Several of them cover how to choose just the right wool roving or locks, foam bases and felting needles too.
I highly recommend you browse through each one and pick a couple that are your style to focus on. Every video tutorial series below has its own set of positives and each felt artist is very skilled at their craft. You can also choose to subscribe to each felter's YouTube video channel and follow them for notifications of brand new felting and craft technique videos.
THE BEST NEEDLE FELT VIDEO TUTORIAL ONLINE:
Hawthorn Handmade has a set of four basic needle felting video tutorials at their felting website and also a YouTube Channel that you can subscribe to for updates. I really like how organized and well produced their small series of needle felt videos are. They also offer adorable needle felt kits and other felting supplies to make it easy for you to follow along and create a lovely felted animal or whatever you can dream up.
Marie Spaulding at LivingFelt has a wonderful online store with an amazing amount and variety of supplies for all kinds of feltmaking from needle felting to wet felting. LivingFelt's YouTube Channel has an entire playlist of very well produced needle felting tutorials. Be sure to subscribe for her latest!
Sara Renzulli at Sarafina Fiber Art has a variety of sweet needle felting kits to offer on her website along with fibers, felting tools and other feltmaking hardware. She also has a wonderful YouTube Channel full of needle felting tutorials for the beginner and beyond. Check her out online and subscribe!
Joyce Hazlerig of Gypsy Felting has a large variety of fun needle felting videos on her YouTube Channel including ones on how to shape faces, make gnome homes, ninjas and a fairy rug. Check out her video collection and subscribe too keep up with her whimsical needle felted creations. Also take a peak at her lovely Etsy Shop Gypsyharte.
Kay Petal's YouTube channel for Felt Alive is filled with many, many videos - everything from whimsical characters for inspiration to more detailed step by step tutorials and tips. Find her great assortment of needle felting videos here and subscribe to her channel to keep up with all her amazing felted characters and creations.
I hope you found my picks for the the 5 best free needle felting video tutorial series helpful! Do you have favorites of your own that I overlooked in this blog post? Or maybe you have done a needle felting video or felt craft tutorial series of your own? Please don't hesitate to share your own felting video choices in the comments and let everyone see your favorite techniques and creations. Although these are my top personal favorites for quality and variety of needle felting techniques, I know that there are many, many more out there so don't be shy - let us know what you like too.
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Happy happy felting!
-Shalana, a.k.a. the funky felter