Magic Wool Fairies by Christine Schafer includes detailed instructions on needle felting fairies and angels for every occasion: flower fairies for a seasonal nature table, fairies for birthday clelbrations, guardian angels to wathc over a crib and, of course, a range of Christmas angels.
"Magic wool" is merino roving. It's very soft with a long staple so perfect for making these etherial beings. Whether a beginner or more, this book a great resource to learn how to needle felt with merino. NOTE: Corriedale roving can also be used but the fairies will just look a little different.
Step-by-step instructions, colour photographs and diagrams clearly show the basics for making simple figures, progressing to detailed instructions for making more elaborate versions.
Christine Schafer was born in 1962 in Germany. Sher worked as an architect before raising three children. She has been passionate about magic wool for many years and mostly created detailed figures. She runs workships and presents her work at exhibitions.