Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit

This beginner-level needle felting kit has everything you need to make charming, woolen hedgehogs.
created by

Laurie Sharp

$20.00

Laurie Sharp created by

Laurie Sharp

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Wild and Wooly

Have you ever wanted to learn the art of needle felting? Laurie Sharp might be the best person to teach you. This beginner-level felting kit is doubly wonderful. First, it comes with step-by-step instructions and all the supplies you need to create 2-3 charming felted hedgehogs. Then, when the project is completed, you have adorable new toys to play with or display. The tools, leftover wool and skills you have learned can all be reused when moving on to your next project. It's a great new hobby to enjoy or share, and makes a fun gift whether you're giving the kit or the wee creatures you've created. Assembled in Kent, WA with wool from New Zealand and felting needles from China.

Laurie Sharp

created by

Laurie Sharp

location

Washington

Laurie Sharp has a passion for creating things. As she grew older she dabbled in drawing, painting, wood sculpting, knitting, crocheting, photography and puppet making. In addition her passion for creating art, Laurie loved working with small children and became an accredited Waldorf kindergarten teacher. It was during her teacher training that she learned the fundamentals of dry felting, or needle felting, with wool.
In 2001, Laurie Sharp started her own Waldorf inspired pre-school. Her curriculum included storytelling with puppet shows and she preferred to create her own puppets. Needle felting gave her the ability to create small characters and animals for storytelling and she would often send a few creations home with children. Eventually her pre-school parents started asking Laurie to make things for their children and encouraged her to teach them how to sculpt with wool. Laurie looked for needle felting kits to assist her learning and teaching and found there were not many instructional kits to be found. Her company was born in 2007 out of the passion to create and teach.
The first kits were developed with her husband, Kevin Sharp, and contained wool from Laurie's own sheep, Hazel and Merna who have retired to greener pastures. Today Laurie and Kevin have thirty one needle felting kits in their nest (and counting) and have hatched three instructional needle felting books as well.

Made in the USA
Ages
10+
Made from
wool, steel
Measurements
4" L x 4" W x 3.5" H in packaging
Ingredients
Notes
Please note: this is a beginner-level kit.

Kit makes 2 -3 3.25" L x 2" W hedgehogs, depending on the amount of felt used.
Item ID
25733

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5.0

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5.0

Great for a Rainy Afternoon for Hedgehogaholics!

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from Chester NY

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Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

My sister in law has always wanted a hedgehog named Cornelius. This kit is for her. I bought my neice, her daughter, several craft kits for Christmas including one for Mommy and me necklaces and thought "why not get Jaime a craft kit she can do while Kaitlyn is doing hers?". So I looked for craft kits involving hedgehogs and this came up. They're adorable! And I bet she names each one Cornelius.

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  • Yes
 
5.0

Hedgehog

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from Idaho

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Pros

  • Adorable, great project with feel good outcme

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    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

      Adorable

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      • Yes
       
      5.0

      What a Hit !

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      from Colorado

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      Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

      Always looking for something different and not form the mainstream stores. This was a real hit

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Now my sister can hopefully teach me!

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      from North Myrtle Beach, SC

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      Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

      I bought this as a Christmas gift for my sister with a slightly ulterior motive. She is a very talented crafter and I have always wanted to learn how to do needle felting. However, I live in a crafting wasteland...no place to take classes, no place to purchase materials...it's a tourist town at the beach. So....she had mentioned how much she liked wool felt items too. The reviews said how easy the instructions were to follow and she is very talented. I figured she could learn how to do it and then teach me!

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      • Yes, Yes
       
      5.0

      Happy with Hedgehog

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      from Walla Walla, WA

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      Pros

      • Darling
      • High Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Fun Craft

        Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

        I bought the hedgehog kit for my 15-year-old daughter for Christmas. She was delighted with the cute craft and anxious to start making it. I was pleased with the quality.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Huge success!

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        from Pittsburgh Pa.

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        Pros

        • Great gift for a teen

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

          Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

          Gave it to my 14 year old granddaughter on Christmas. She couldn't wait to start and made a darling hedgehog by the end of the day... She taught herself from the instructions, and is probably making the second one by now. It started her on a whole new craft!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great product

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          from Omaha, Ne

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          Pros

          • Easy to follow
          • Plenty of supplies
          • Simple

          Cons

          • Wasn't Aware I Had To Sew

          Best Uses

          • Great Little Presents

          Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

          I bought this to make gifts for christmas. I love that I can make the hedgehog my own and the directions were very easy to follow.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

          (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Perfect handmade gift!

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          from Bay Area, CA

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          Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

          I ordered this for my daughter and she made adorable hedgehogs for her grandparents and even had enough wool left over to make a small hedgehog for me! My parents LOVED their handmade hedgehogs and so I do I!

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          • Yes, Yes
           
          5.0

          Delightful!

          By 

          from Fort Collins, CO

          Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

          A fun project for my daughter and me to do together.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes, Yes

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great

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          from Skokie, IL

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          Pros

          • Fast Shipping

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              Comments about UncommonGoods Hedgehog Needle Felting Kit:

              Good quality product

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              Fast shipping

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