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Little Felted Animals by Marie-Noelle Horvath is a sweetheart of a book for beginner needle felters, with projects that are well illustrated and it gives the beginner a chance at making a charming product your first time.  Create 16 Irresistible Creatures with Simple Needle-Felting Techniques by following the step by step pictures and you will be able to create one of the adorable animals or birds in this book. There is a supplies and tips section in the book that explains what is involved in basic needle felting such as tools and wool roving color palette. There is also a lesson on how to add glass eyes to these felted darlings which does make them realistic. Three dimensional needle felting is a fairly easy technique and this book gives you clear instructions for creating 16 animals and birds in miniature.  These projects make wonderful Christmas decorations. Dimensions and detailed instructions are given for the following animals and birds: blackbird, brown bear, Chartreux cat, Turkish Van cat, Dalmatian, fox, Jack Russell terrier, koala bear, mouse, penguin, polar bear, rabbit, robin, seal pup, sheep, Welsh Corgi. Marie-Noelle Horvath, is a great source of inspiration offering techniques on how to shape precious small animals. I love the mice pictured above! Pick up a copy at Amazon.com if you want to learn this growing craft or win one here on Craft Gossip Felting, you will love this book. In the comment area, just type “enter me” for a chance to WIN this book by a random drawing.  This giveaway will run 9-6 through 9-19!  Good Luck!

By Linda Lanese




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140 Comments so far

  1. Eve on September 6, 2009 12:20 pm

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  2. Robyn Tullar on September 6, 2009 1:01 pm

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  3. gourmetfelted on September 6, 2009 1:02 pm

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    Gerry

  4. Chay on September 6, 2009 1:51 pm

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  5. Juliet A on September 6, 2009 2:18 pm

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  6. Kate Baldwin on September 6, 2009 2:31 pm

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  7. Cheryl on September 6, 2009 3:19 pm

    Enter me, please:) Would love to try these out!

  8. planetjune on September 6, 2009 3:34 pm

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  9. Steph (Ms Bubblefish) on September 6, 2009 3:57 pm

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    How lovely.

  10. Melissa Kennedy on September 6, 2009 5:03 pm

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  11. laleeleela on September 6, 2009 5:04 pm

    Ooo this book looks wonderful – please enter me in the giveaway, thanks!

  12. Sarah on September 6, 2009 5:04 pm

    Enter me, please! Such a lovely book!

  13. Amy on September 6, 2009 5:08 pm

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    (please)
    :)

  14. wildflower on September 6, 2009 5:08 pm

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  15. Ana B on September 6, 2009 5:09 pm

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  16. Maria on September 6, 2009 5:10 pm

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  17. Desiree on September 6, 2009 5:15 pm

    Enter me, please – looks like a wonderful book!

  18. Michelle on September 6, 2009 5:17 pm

    Enter me, please. Thanks so much!
    Michelle <3

  19. Rebeca on September 6, 2009 5:18 pm

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  20. Barbara on September 6, 2009 5:19 pm

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  21. Jennifer Sheridan on September 6, 2009 5:19 pm

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  22. cachenbach on September 6, 2009 5:21 pm

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  23. Phyllis Gilmer on September 6, 2009 5:25 pm

    This book looks wonderful !! Please enter me!! My felting needles are dancing around in anticipation !!!

  24. Tina on September 6, 2009 5:28 pm

    Please enter me! I’ve made a few little felted animals that look just a little odd. A book probably would be helpful.

  25. cheryl on September 6, 2009 5:29 pm

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  26. Leisa Glass on September 6, 2009 5:29 pm

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  27. Christine on September 6, 2009 5:32 pm

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  28. Traci on September 6, 2009 5:35 pm

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  29. Arwen Cruse on September 6, 2009 5:46 pm

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  30. Michelle on September 6, 2009 5:46 pm

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  31. Karin on September 6, 2009 5:47 pm

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  32. Wendy on September 6, 2009 5:52 pm

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  33. Amber on September 6, 2009 6:02 pm

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  34. Brenda on September 6, 2009 6:08 pm

    I would love to enter this!

  35. Anne Potter on September 6, 2009 6:17 pm

    Please enter me in the giveaway. Thanks.

  36. Alex Williams on September 6, 2009 6:23 pm

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  37. Marisa on September 6, 2009 6:24 pm

    Oooh – fun!

    Enter me!

  38. hillary (totemcow) on September 6, 2009 6:25 pm

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  39. Lisa Lajiness on September 6, 2009 6:31 pm

    Enter me! I love needle-felting!

  40. devin on September 6, 2009 6:42 pm

    enter me, please! thanks for the giveaway.:)

  41. thea on September 6, 2009 6:53 pm

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  42. Laura on September 6, 2009 7:00 pm

    Enter Me! Those are the best kind of mice to have! LOL

  43. Messa on September 6, 2009 7:01 pm

    oooooo….enter me please!!!

  44. Karen Nolin Govett on September 6, 2009 7:01 pm

    Thank you for entering me!

  45. rose sabel-dodge on September 6, 2009 7:55 pm

    an awesome book enter me!

  46. Mary Farmer on September 6, 2009 8:09 pm

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  47. Hilary S on September 6, 2009 8:24 pm

    Enter me, oh pretty please – that is one gorgeous looking book!

  48. Heather on September 6, 2009 8:27 pm

    What fun–please enter me!

  49. ultrafknbd on September 6, 2009 8:42 pm

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  50. andrea on September 6, 2009 8:53 pm

    what a wonderful book…just looking at the cover my hands want to start felting… please enter me in the giveaway. thanks.

  51. Ruth R on September 6, 2009 8:56 pm

    enter me, please!

  52. Orin on September 6, 2009 8:57 pm

    Enter me too, please!

  53. Schala-Kitty on September 6, 2009 8:59 pm

    Please enter me. I’ve been wanting to learn about felting and this looks too cute.

  54. lisa luna on September 6, 2009 9:13 pm

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  55. Lubaska on September 6, 2009 9:47 pm

    Enter me, please! Thanks.

  56. Carla Melton on September 6, 2009 10:00 pm

    Enter me please. Love this book! Had a look at it in the bookstore already :)

  57. trish on September 6, 2009 10:03 pm

    please enter me.. love your ‘zine!

  58. Anna Brown on September 7, 2009 2:02 am

    Enter me please. What fun – adorable!!

  59. Julieta on September 7, 2009 2:50 am

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  60. Lesley on September 7, 2009 3:24 am

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  61. Patty on September 7, 2009 3:45 am

    Enter me, too, please!

  62. LaVonne on September 7, 2009 3:53 am

    Enter me, please. I’d love it.

  63. Robin on September 7, 2009 4:17 am

    Sooo cute! Enter me please.

  64. Natalie on September 7, 2009 4:40 am

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  65. andiknits on September 7, 2009 4:55 am

    Enter me!!!!

    What an awesome opportunity! I would love to use this with my fourth grade animal block this year!

  66. Lynn Gore on September 7, 2009 5:20 am

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  67. Oddrun P. Farstad on September 7, 2009 6:16 am

    Enter me too, please!
    It is soo few books abaut felting in Norway!

  68. Liz Wong on September 7, 2009 6:17 am

    Please Enter Me..cheers!

  69. Karen on September 7, 2009 6:46 am

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  70. Carrie on September 7, 2009 7:03 am

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  71. laurie on September 7, 2009 7:15 am

    this book i would love to have, i’m disabled and cant do much but i can sew and i would love to have this book, thanks.

  72. Beth on September 7, 2009 7:37 am

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  73. Cindy on September 7, 2009 7:43 am

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  74. victoria on September 7, 2009 7:54 am

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  75. Shay on September 7, 2009 8:00 am

    Enter me (please).

    Great-looking little book.

  76. Sono Kuwayama on September 7, 2009 8:39 am

    Enter me! Please! Thank you!!

  77. Emily on September 7, 2009 8:55 am

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  78. anne on September 7, 2009 9:13 am

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  79. Kim Reid on September 7, 2009 9:13 am

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  80. Turtle on September 7, 2009 9:14 am

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    how adorable and fabulous!

  81. Debbie on September 7, 2009 9:39 am

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  82. Laura on September 7, 2009 9:45 am

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  83. DeeAnn S on September 7, 2009 10:53 am

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  84. Debbie C on September 7, 2009 12:20 pm

    Enter me please!!!!!!!
    I just saw a needle felted project for the first time and would love to learn this craft it looks like tons of fun!!!
    Thank you for considering me!

  85. M;arty on September 7, 2009 12:35 pm

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  86. Monique in TX on September 7, 2009 2:14 pm

    Enter me–these are so cute.

  87. Carmen on September 7, 2009 4:03 pm

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  88. Molly on September 7, 2009 4:22 pm

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  89. Deb on September 7, 2009 5:06 pm

    Enter Me! Thank you!

  90. ruth kasl on September 7, 2009 5:21 pm

    enter me please!
    the book looks great! I was looking at it in a local book store just the other day ~ but refrained from buying it at that time!

  91. Mama_Amethyst on September 7, 2009 6:25 pm

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  92. marsha on September 7, 2009 6:27 pm

    pick me pick me!!!!

  93. Linda McConnell on September 7, 2009 7:28 pm

    Please enter me.
    Linda

  94. Tara on September 7, 2009 9:15 pm

    These little animals look adorable. Enter me please.

  95. Leah on September 7, 2009 9:44 pm

    enter me, please!

  96. Karen on September 7, 2009 9:45 pm

    Enter me too!

  97. Linda B on September 8, 2009 4:15 am

    Wow, great site!
    Please enter me for the book!

  98. Jesamine on September 8, 2009 5:10 am

    Enter me ,Please

  99. Elaine Marie on September 8, 2009 5:16 am

    enter me, please! I have been interested in learning how to do needle felting like this for the past year and this looks like a great book to start with.

  100. kiku on September 8, 2009 7:02 am

    I’ve been looking at that book for awhile! Enter me too please!

  101. Samantha on September 8, 2009 7:08 am

    Pick me, pick me! ;)

  102. Whitney on September 8, 2009 9:04 am

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  103. Margie on September 8, 2009 9:10 am

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  104. Anne on September 8, 2009 11:05 am

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  105. krissa valentine on September 8, 2009 11:47 am

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  106. kim salerno on September 8, 2009 12:58 pm

    enter me!
    thank you!

  107. cyberprincess on September 8, 2009 6:20 pm

    why not me?
    would be great to make something
    more than felted pincushions. . .
    and i think my cat
    would love one of those mice!

  108. Patti Johnson on September 8, 2009 7:51 pm

    ENTER ME!
    Thank You!
    This is such a SWEET book!

  109. Arlene on September 9, 2009 6:57 am

    I have lots of wool and would love to learn how to make little anamals.ENTER ME ,Please

  110. Anne D on September 9, 2009 7:42 am

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  111. Lowena on September 9, 2009 11:56 am

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  112. shannon on September 9, 2009 1:14 pm

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  113. Jayne on September 10, 2009 7:54 am

    Please enter me!

  114. erin on September 10, 2009 1:56 pm

    Enter me. Please!

  115. Linda Hardesty on September 11, 2009 8:32 am

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  116. Margaret on September 11, 2009 5:00 pm

    enter me :)

  117. Napoleptic on September 11, 2009 8:54 pm

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  118. Kuro on September 12, 2009 12:52 pm

    By all means

    enter me

  119. Tin Yan on September 13, 2009 12:25 am

    enter me!

  120. Nikki Pacheco Theard on September 13, 2009 4:00 pm

    So darling, and made by hand, these are indeed Heart-Felt! Please enter me. Thank You!

  121. Holly on September 14, 2009 5:29 am

    I bought this for a friend, and would love my own copy!

  122. Ramona Brady on September 14, 2009 10:45 am

    Enter me, please!! Thanks.

  123. Lisa on September 14, 2009 10:50 am

    Please enter me :)

  124. Sam on September 14, 2009 5:33 pm

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  125. Stacy F on September 15, 2009 11:21 am

    “enter me”
    Thanks!

  126. danielle on September 16, 2009 9:16 am

    enter me please! I’m just learning but i’m loving it!

  127. Kathy on September 16, 2009 12:35 pm

    Enter me, please. I just started needle felting, my first project was a little snowman. Now I want to try more things!

  128. Becks on September 17, 2009 2:22 pm

    Enter me please!

  129. Brittany on September 18, 2009 9:27 am

    Enter me, please! I am anxious to begin felting and this would be a great book to help me along the way!

  130. caitlin on September 18, 2009 5:00 pm

    enter me please

  131. Jan Winterbower on September 19, 2009 8:27 am

    Enter me!

  132. Maegon Rodriguez on September 19, 2009 10:37 am

    Enter Me!!! I want to Win!!

  133. dallas on September 19, 2009 12:12 pm

    Enter me

  134. Lindsey@A Kindred Spirit's Thoughts on September 19, 2009 12:45 pm

    This looks like so much fun! Please enter me! :-)

  135. Sandi on September 21, 2009 11:46 am

    Enter me for the book give away, PLEASE!!!?

  136. Jennie Allalouf on September 30, 2009 3:25 pm

    I would appreciate it if you would enter me in
    your contest. “Little Felted Animals by Marie-
    Noelle Horvath” I will be 80 years young in
    February 2010, and It would be nice to make a
    few little felted animals to give as gifts. It
    will keep me busy all winter. So, keep me in your thoughts. Sincerely, Jennie

  137. Fallen on November 16, 2009 7:07 pm

    sorry about my entry. I forgot it was November, thought is was September. Stupid me. . .

  138. Linda Lanese on November 17, 2009 9:08 am

    That’s okay, enter the knitting book giveaway. The last day is today :)

  139. Rosie Kessler on December 10, 2009 9:33 am

    I see I missed out. Are you doing this again any time soon? I want to learn Needle Felting ,so please Enter me in your contest if you’re having any more!

  140. Lynn on September 6, 2013 8:11 pm

    Enter me!

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