Fuchsias on Felted Wool and Silk





Fuchsias on Felted Wool and silk – page 106


Textile Artist_Felting A Beautiful new kit for the new book: The Art of Felting and Silk Ribbon Embroidery
*** Do you have the book?  You will need to follow the instructions on page 106 of the felting book. Read more about it here.

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Learn how to make gorgeous three-dimensional fuchsias on a rich and textured hand-felted background. The background is handmade from African wool and mohair and rich silk fibers have been added for lustrous effects. Learn all the secrets of how to make a successful masterpiece using silk ribbon embroidery and stumpwork techniques.


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Diagram of a Fuchsia


An ideal kit for those who would love to create a three-dimensional nature scene with silk ribbon, thread, wool and other interesting fibres. A piece which is sure to become a treasured family heirloom! Turn it into a cushion, use it as a cover for an album or memory box… or frame it to use as an interesting piece of art on your wall.


This kit will teach you how to create life-like fuchsias and stems, how to make beautiful leaves and sepals and a host of other tips and tricks — ideal for all those fuchsia-lovers out there! 

The size of completed design: 40 cm x 31 cm (17.7 x 12″)

Please note: the Nuno felt is made by Dana Biddle and her team and they live very far away from our studio. So if we run out of the felt and they have to make it for you,  it may take 3 or 4 weeks for your kit to be packaged and sent to you via our very reliable international courier. 

This kit contains:

Felted background approximately 40 cm x 31 cm (17.7 x 12″) Each piece is hand-crafted.
#10 or 12 seed beads – pink
Large oval  necklace bead (around 3.5cm or 1.3″ in length) for the bud
8mm green bead for the ovary
Colourspun Pure Marino wool – light brown 031
Katia Island wool – light brown, colour 62



3 packets of 13mm silk ribbon

6 packets of 32mm silk ribbon

1 packet of 3mm organza ribbon

2 packets of 15mm organza ribbon

1 packet of 7mm silk ribbon



2 skeins of thread and the needles.


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Ideal for the beginner but the more advanced embroiderer will have fun too!


PS. This kit would also make a lovely gift for someone special in your life  ~


Have a look at this beautiful handbag that Catherine Gerardson from Melbourne, Australia.


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*** If you would like to make your own felted background and only need the other requirements in this kit, you are welcome to order this kit (without the felt) by emailing us at info@dicraft.com 

Please mention that you would like to order Fuchsias on felted wool and silk from the felting book.