March 2019 SMF Challenge - Felted Soap

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  1. Mar 11, 2019 #21

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    If I can find the right kind of roving here, and if it's not too expensive I'll come back n sign up for this.

    Those sheep are super cute!

    @earlene your felted fish soap is amazing.. So are the others but this is my favorite.

    That one with the oranges from etsy just wows me too..
     
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  2. Mar 11, 2019 #22

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    I just bought some roving and needles last Friday. It wasn't too expensive (here in Denmark, everything is expensive! I think it was around $15 US total). The sheep might be a good way to cover up some of my failed rock soaps from last month's challenge!
     
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    Oh my gosh those sheep!
     
  4. Mar 13, 2019 #24

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    I am so glad you are finding the roving and felting needles at reasonable prices. I am looking forward to seeing everyone's attempts and entries.
     
  5. Mar 15, 2019 at 9:24 PM #25

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    The challenge soaps you entered are so cheerful and happy (I especially liked the garden one with the butterfly :)) SunRiseArts ... I agree with dibbles and think this challenge would be perfect for your art! SunRiseArts.gif
     
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  8. Mar 16, 2019 at 7:42 AM #28

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    I've been felting some of my soapy rocks that didn't make the cut. Here's my attempt at the super cute sheep SaltedFig shared. 15527219198821569196861.jpg
     
  9. Mar 17, 2019 at 1:39 AM #29

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    Thank you all. I will think about it.

    I have lost interest on the challenges.
     
  10. Mar 17, 2019 at 6:01 AM #30

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    Sunrise I remember your travel soaps and thought it was a fantastic idea.
     
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  11. Mar 18, 2019 at 2:25 PM #31

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    SunRiseArts, I do hope you enter. Those are so gorgeous. I also have some traveling felted soap that I used for quite a while until it shrank down to a sliver. The felting shrank down with the soap and is now just a small bit of wool with a sliver of soap inside at sink-side in my bathroom at home. I have yet to put another felted soap back into my travel kit. When I get back home, I should take a look and see if I have one small enough to fit into my kit bag. Such a good idea to make it the primary travel soap.

    MarnieSoapien, great job on the sheep soaps. Really nice looking.

    I am in Texas right now and will be on the road all day today. My granddaughter is moving, so I came down here to help out with that process. I'll be headed back home again in a couple of days, so will be more available on this thread quite soon. I am sorry for my absence for the last few days.
     
  12. Mar 19, 2019 at 9:13 PM #32

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    All the soaps are incredible, the one with oranges, the fish....but I love sheeps and those are so cute...love it!!
     

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