Needle Felt Birds

 Realistic, life-sized birds created from wool and other natural fibers. Check out Claudia Marie Felt on Etsy.  Claudia Marie also makes miniature birds for indoor fairy gardens, woodland scenes and dollhouses.

Needle felted animals

Miniature woodland animals by Claudia Marie created on wire frames that allow the animals to be posed. Squirrels, bunnies, deer and more are sculpted with wool and soft, luxurious fibers like alpaca, yak and cashmere. Claudia Marie also creates custom creatures including pet portraits.

Wool painting and Illustration

Beautiful 3-D wool paintings inspired by vintage children's book illustration. Claudia Marie is a book illustrator and her innovative illustrations are created completely with wool and natural fibers. Hansel & Gretel: A Fairytale with a Down Syndrome Twist is illustrated through needle felting techniques. Reviewers describe the illustrations as "dreamy and breathtaking."  She is also the illustrator of Jenny and Her Dog Both Fight Cancer, and Prince Preemie: Tale of a Tiny Puppy Who Arrived Early, both written by the late Jewel Kats.