Colored Pencil Animal Drawings for Baby Room

In order to add some decoration to my son’s room, I made two animal drawings using colored pencils.   Method: I traced a couple of photos from David Attenborough’s book Life on Earth then transferred them onto Canson Mi-Tientes colored pastel paper.  After transferring, I filled in the outlines with colored pencil, much like one would…

Needle Felted Macaroon Magnets

Just look at those faces! I wanted some more colorful items to put on my fridge and filing cabinets, so I decided to needle felt these macaroons in different “flavors” and turn them into magnets.  There’s a bit of wool covering the back of each magnet, which should ensure many years of use without the…

Needle Felted Birds

These needle felted birds/ducks were supposed to be for a baby mobile, but that idea got shot as soon as the baby was born (no free time during the newborn phase, which was when I wanted him to have a mobile!).  Now they all sit on a dashboard, adding some welcome color to the interior…