Merry Christmas 2018

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Needle Felt

A quick round up of needle felt characters I made last winter, as I’ve taken them off my portfolio page.

 

These are all sold, but I’ll be making more this winter.

(Sorry I don’t take commissions for needle felting and I’m unable to reserve any items.)

 

The one I forgot to post on Christmas Eve…

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This is my “Merry Christmas!” post turned into a “Hope you had a Merry Christmas” post.

When I drew this illustration I was busy wondering what the story behind it was. Then I was lucky enough to have it included in the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators advent calendar.  (Click on the link to view all the other wonderful illustrations in the calendar.)  As well as a splendid Christmas picture everyday from a different SCWBI illustrator, writers were able to create a micro story to go with each image  (You can read these on the #W&PAdvent hastag on Twitter.)   …and so… I got a few stories to to go with my drawing. 🙂

Thanks to Pippa Wilson, Jake Hayes, Janey Robinson and KM Lockwood.

https://twitter.com/hellopipski/status/677843230373883905

I’m growing rather fond of these animals…I also drew them decorating their tree:

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I wonder what they will get up to next?

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You can find out about the marvellous SCWBI here.

Wishing you all a very happy, peaceful, prosperous and much drier New Year.

Love Jools X

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