Sunday, July 2, 2017

THE BIG BAD WOLF

I drew a sketch of the wolf to get the bone structure for the wire armature, which I think is the easier part. Next I had to decide how I was going to build up the body. What medium would I use? 

After much thought, I chose to needle felt the body to the armature using black wool. I've only needle felted a couple of times. Here's a look at my attempt to Needle Felt a black wolf.

After several layers of Needle Felting black wool:  There is still much work to be done, but it's a start.
Needle Felt Wolf WIP by Bethann Scott "The Stitch Fiddler" ©2017


And a sketch I did last month.
Wolf Pencil Drawing by Bethann Scott ©2017




5 comments:

  1. He is extremely cool and wolfish. :~) Well done!

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  2. He is going to be awesome! Will he be ferocious or gentle? Can't wait to see!

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  3. Wow! I'm going to love Black Wolf...No matter if he be ferocious or gentle! :~)

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  4. "Big"... "Bad"...(not so much) and Beautiful! Can't wait to see this guy when he's finished!

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