We were offered a giant pile of lovely roving to pull from:
The teacher wanted us to make flowers, like this sample (it was not this blurry in person; in fact, it was very, very tidy):
Of course, mine had to be Mardi Gras:
I had actually wanted to learn to make two-dimensional objects like pillow covers and embellished felted purses, but it turned out the class was to make 3D objects.
When I was done with the flower, I made a ladybug:
which looked really cute next to Rachel's flower:
Awesome, I know, but check out the amazing flower the youngest person in the class made:
Rachel tried to enable me by bringing two big bags of colorful felting fiber to KnitNite on Wednesday for me to pick a few out. I'm off to the library now to check out a few books so I can figure out what I want to do next.
In the meantime, since my mother's birthday is today, I made her this: