Felting Garden Plots–May 18, 2011

Truro artist Janice Redman led participants in beginning to create their own individual felted pieces to later combine into a banner for the Truro Ag Fair. Each child began their garden plots with brown or green raw wool and then designed what and who might be in them. The wet felting process will begin on June 8 with lots of hot water, olive oil soap and rolling

  • Gather dyed raw wool, bubble wrap, towels and dowels
  • Demonstrate laying out a wool garden plot
  • Encourage children to imagine what they would like to see in their garden