felt·​ing | \ ˈfel-tiŋ How to pronounce felting (audio) \
plural feltings

Definition of felting

1 : the process of making felt often used before another noun felting suppliesfelting projects
2 : felt

Examples of felting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In addition to supplying wool for felting and fertilizer for the soil, Pate hopes to breed more Valais Blacknose sheep for grazing purposes. Michael Alberty | For The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 6 Mar. 2021 This needle felting kit is made for anyone whose aesthetic revolves around woodland creatures like these cute hedgehogs. Meghan Kavanaugh, USA TODAY, 4 Nov. 2020 Dolls and minis also sells beginner and advanced craft sets, art and needle felting supplies for all ages, doll clothes, card-making kits, bath toys and Siuban, which are plastic construction pieces that interlock with LEGO sets. cleveland, 21 Aug. 2020 The week features classes and artist talks dedicated to the fiber arts, including knitting, sewing, weaving, crocheting and felting. Brian E. Clark, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 Jan. 2020 That led her into needle felting, spinning yarn and weaving. Lyndi Mcnulty, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, 3 Oct. 2019 Last month's display was the fourth annual Fiber Arts Exhibition that showcased original artwork featuring interpretations of traditional types of fiber art, including embroidery, quilting, dyeing, weaving and felting. Stephen Simpson, Arkansas Online, 4 Dec. 2019 Booths feature handmade arts and crafts including woodworking, felting and fiber arts, painting, artisan foods and more. Anchorage Daily News, 27 Nov. 2019 There will be music, alpaca friends to meet and wooly wares from Alpaca Joy of Maryland, weaving demonstrations by fiber artist Joe Buriel, needle felting demonstrations and felting wares from Malinda’s Felt Shop. Lisa Peklo, baltimoresun.com, 4 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of felting

circa 1621, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of felting was circa 1621

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“Felting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/felting. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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