Shadow Box by Adrienne Larsen

Shadow Box

October 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette with yarn held double
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1100 yards (1006 m)
11” (28 cm) x 11” (28 cm), 6” (15.3 cm) high after felting
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One skein each of 3 colors, 2 skeins of one color.

Felting welts worked so well, I decided to take it a step further with the Shadow Box. I also was curious about what would happen when the welts were offset. Because of the quirks of felting, the bottom ended up smaller than the top, which was an added (but not guaranteed) bonus.

For video tutorials of welting technique go to: