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Learn how to make colorful wet felted Easter Eggs with wool roving
This is a great wool felting project for beginners. If you are just starting to learn how to wet felt with wool, Easter Eggs are a good place to begin.

It's also a perfect Easter craft for kids who have a natural ability when it comes to felting.

Full step by step tutorial can be found at https://www.fiberartsy.com/make-wet-felted-easter-eggs/

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  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 1
    Step 1

    Raw Wool or Wool Roving

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 2
    Step 2

    Thin out the roving and place a plastic egg in the center.

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 3
    Step 3

    Wrap it around a plastic Easter Egg

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 4
    Step 4

    Tuck in the end of the wool to secure

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 5
    Step 5

    Add warm, soapy water and with your hands, gently work the water all the way into the fiber. The wool will be very loose and slippery at first but will firm up the more you work it.

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 6
    Step 6

    Add yarn for decoration (optional) and keep working the egg until the fibers hold together fairly well.

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 7
    Step 7

    Repeat with more eggs. Then, pop each egg in a length of nylon pantyhose, secure it with a knot and run them through a washing machine cycle.

    Carefully, remove the eggs from the hose and let them dry completely.

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 8
    Step 8

    White and black marbled Easter Egg

  • How to make a misc. Wool Felted Easter Eggs (Easy Beginner Felting Project) - Step 9
    Step 9

    Turquoise and Orange Easter Egg

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