Felt Rainbow Vase
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
1w ago
It's no secret that we love rainbows at Benzie. And with Spring and St.Patrick's Day just around the corner, there's no better time for rainbow crafts! This felt rainbow vase is such a quick and clever way to bring color into your home. Looking for the pot of gold at the end? Don't worry, we took care of that too! Skill Level: Beginner Time: 1 hour <supplies/> Additional Supplies: Rainbow Vase Pattern  (click to download) Ruler Directions: 1. Download and print the Rainbow Vase Pattern above. Cut two Arch Supports from stiffened felt and a 1 1/2 x 12" strip from stiffened felt ..read more
Visit website
Cartoon Cat Felt Portrait
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
3w ago
Move over, Garfield and Heathcliff. There's a new cartoon cat in town and he has attitude. Or she. It's up to you, because you can customize this cartoon cat to look just like your own! From Maker Team member Johnny of @thehoopkid we bring you a tutorial full of feline ferociousness and felt, of course. Follow Johnny's instructions but use your cat as a muse. Isn't that what cats are for? Skill Level: Beginner Time: 2 hours <supplies/> Additional Supplies: Cartoon Cat Pattern  (click to download) Cartoon Accessories Pattern  (click to download) Felt, for Cat Fur and Eyes Direc ..read more
Visit website
Mix Tape Valentine
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
1M ago
We are living in a golden age where some of us were masters of mix tapes and others are just discovering their magic! Whether you're an old school mixer or new to the party, there's something so special about a present made especially for you. These felt Mix Tapes are just that - completely customizable to the tastes of the intented. Do you like your colors and music loud like our Pop Rocks felt palette or are you more of an easy listener with Botanical Blends? Since Valentine's Day is right around the corner, these are love songs in Fairy Ring. xo Skill Level: Intermediat ..read more
Visit website
Felt Popcorn Tutorial
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
1M ago
Popcorn is the perfect snack - salty and buttery, crunchy, and you can eat about a hundred at a time. And now it’s also the perfect felt tutorial! Laura Hopper of @sonicstitches walks you through how to make this delicious snack in this felt popcorn tutorial. Top it off with a cute popcorn bucket for fun and imaginative play! Skill Level: Beginner Time: About 10 minutes per piece <supplies/> Additional Supplies: Popcorn Template  (click to download) Freezer Paper - optional NOTE: The supplies above will make 72 pieces of popcorn. If you’d like to make more, be sure to buy one brown ..read more
Visit website
Felt Tea Bags Tutorial
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
1M ago
Tea sets are a classic, timeless toy. But have you ever noticed that almost no toy tea sets come with tea bags? In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to make felt tea bags designed by contributor Laura Hopper of @sonicstitches to bring any toy tea set to life! Skill Level: Beginner Time: One hour per bag <supplies/> Additional Supplies: Felt Tea Bags Template  (click to download) Scrap Felt, preferably in a brown color Freezer Paper - optional Directions: 1. Print the Felt Tea Bags Template above onto freezer paper. Iron onto corresponding felt colors using medium heat. Cut along ..read more
Visit website
Rose Deep Etch Die Tutorial
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
2M ago
Roses never go out of style! Our new floral die allows you to create a beautiful bouquet of classic rose blooms or individual roses that you can mix with other felt flowers. Designed by felt artist Kelsey Linville, the Classic Rose die can be used to create a full rose bloom or bud. Follow along as Kelsey assembles a felt rose made with the Classic Rose die - eternally vibrant and free of thorns! Skill Level: Intermediate Time: 15 minutes <supplies/> Additional Supplies: Reference Sheet  (click to download) Directions: 1. Use the Reference Sheet above to cut the ..read more
Visit website
Magnetic Felt Swatches
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
2M ago
Benzie contributor Laura Hopper of @sonicstitches dreams in color palettes. As a professional quilter and felt crafter, she thinks about color every day. That’s why she is so excited to teach you how to transform Benzie’s swatch chart into magnets to make your personal color selection a breeze. The Benzie Design rainbow has been updated! Because there are five beautiful new colors - Meringue, Pewter, Cinder, Violet, and Concord - Benzie’s wool blend swatch chart has also been updated. If you’ve ever wanted to create your own felt palettes or select the perfect colors for your next felt projec ..read more
Visit website
Felt Poinsettia Trivet Tutorial
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
2M ago
Poinsettias are a traditional Christmas plant that you'll see adorning tables and porches all through the month of December. With proper care, this festive plant can last into the new year - but it won't last as long as this stunning felt version! Maker Team member Sarah of @sariditty has created a felt poinsettia that can be used as a trivet or decoration for your wall or tabletop. The vibrant felt colors and shapes give the impression of a poinsettia's layered leaves. We think this would be a wonderful neighbor gift. It doesn't even need water! Grab your supplies and let's get started ..read more
Visit website
Child's Art Ornament DIY
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
3M ago
Maker Team member Jess of @otterbeestitching is enlisting some little elves in her holiday crafting. Her tutorial for a child's art ornament is a beautiful way to teach handcrafting skills to the next generation of makers and, more importantly, it's a beautiful way to spend time together! So make a little space on your calendar for an afternoon of drawing and stitching these original art ornaments with the children in your life. Now that my kids are getting a little older, one of my favorite parts of the holiday season is crafting together. They’re both incredible budding artists and are ..read more
Visit website
Felt Star Tree Topper
Benzie Design - Tutorials
by Camille Ipsen
3M ago
After the turkey is eaten and the dishes are clean, we can turn our full attention to decorating for Christmas! This felt star tree topper by Maker Team member Sarah of @sariditty would be a beautiful addition to any tree - big or small. It's fun to bring out our favorite hand-me-down baubles but equally fun to add some new touches to our holiday home. Sarah's felt star is at once classic and modern and the metallic stitching brings all the sparkle you'd expect from a Christmas star. So, grab an extra slice of pie and let's start crafting! Skill Level: IntermediateTime: 3 ..read more
Visit website

Follow Benzie Design - Tutorials on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR