Foxes are charming tricksters, leaving no one indifferent, and in the hand puppet format they are absolutely irresistible.
Hand puppets ( called “bibabo” in Russian language) help parents communicate with children, they are great for a variety of games, plays, and learning. They are warm and lively, you do not want to let them out of your hands. Children love these toys. And the adorable little fox will certainly become a favorite in games!
In this three-hour video tutorial, I will show you how to felt this cute fox step-by-step from beginning to end, revealing all the secrets and subtleties. Even a complete beginner can easily do it!
What will you learn from this video course?
- To be brave with wool, felting and wild animals;
- To work with templates for hand puppets;
- To work with different types of wool;
- To lay out wool efficiently and evenly;
- To create 3D parts as an example of a muzzle and a tail by using wet felting and needle felting technics;
- To learn the basic techniques of wet felting and needle felting;
- To shape a beautiful toy’s head;
- To set the eyes easily and neatly;
- To shrink toy quickly and to make high quality felt.
How does this video tutorial work?
To watch the video course, you will get a personal account, which can be accessed by passing a quick registration form on the site. Access to the video tutorial is unlimited.
This video tutorial duration is around 3 hours and during this time I show you step-by-step how to complete the toy.
The course consists of 18 recorded lessons, divided for your convenience by the logic of work: materials, choice of image, layout, needle felting felting, shrinkage, etc.
After payment, you will receive a PDF-file with detailed list of necessary for the course tools and materials and a ready-made templates in full size for printing - you just need to transfer it to a plastic base and you can start creating a charming fox puppet.
This is a TUTORIAL+PDF-TEMPLATE ONLY, so any wool or other supplies are not included.
This video tutorial will be stored in your account with unlimited access. You can rewatch and remake toys as much as you want.
This video course can be watched on a computer, tablets and phones.
Questions about the course and your work progress can be asked in the comments below the video.
This video tutorial is subject of copyright. Any distribution or copying of this tutorial is prohibited.
I am happy to share all my technics and knowledges for your personal use, but I am against of teaching based on the course materials and making of exact replicas of my work for commercial purposes. The goal of my course is to teach the technology of creating a toy using an example based on my design, so that in the future you can use all technological methods and independently develop as an original author.
Bonus for the review
Post a photo of your fox with a review on my webpage, and you will get a 10% discount on any learning materials.