Using the technology of wet felting, wetry to do something useful for your life and, accordingly, improve your skills. A vivid example of such work, oddly enough, will be the possibility of creating a cover for objects. In this lesson we will consider the option of creating a cover for a laptop. This useful object in everyday life will improve the skills of felting, as well as simply become a convenient addition that will preserve your technique.
Selection of wool and start of work
Before you start working on felting,it is necessary to choose a wool. In our case, we select 5 variations of shades. For our work we use eggplant color, purple in three shades, and also a little turquoise. It is necessary to arrange the wool in order for the back of the bag, using a film with pimples. To begin with, we will do this in one direction, then apply the next layer with an angle of 90 degrees, so that the wool has better felting properties. Also, on the side parts in the sides an additional layer is made, so that when there is a possibility of felting on the front side, wrap the product over the face. Work with a solution, felting Next, take a warm solution of soap withtemperature up to 60 degrees and cover with a film. Begin to wipe. The wool must fall, then it must be turned in another direction. After, cut out a small rectangular piece with the form of a handbag with the help of a dense package. Our layer of wool is laid on it. After that, the edges, as well as the bottom of the bag is wrapped up. After, the wool for the front side of the handbag is made. We use in this order: aubergine color of wool, (angle of 90 degrees) - a layer of shades of violet. Turquoise wool is used to apply a floral pattern, also add accents as needed. Next, cover the product with a bag and wipe it. Edge processing with felting Very carefully spread the coat and sealalso side, first one, then the other. The same action is done with the bottom. Using a soap solution, rinse a handbag in it. The package from the inside should not be removed. Then remove and rub, as when washing. That's all, it remains to dry the product and you can use it under your laptop or tablet!