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Work in Progress :: Possum!

Oh Possum! Here's my next little project. Possums are really, really hard to capture. They can look a little like a mouse if you're not careful. I think with this guy I'm going to do something unprecedented - I'm going to add HANDS and FEET! I know, it's crazy. He just needs some cute little paws.

The tail does not have any wire in it. Anyone who needle felts can appreciate the time it took to make that tail. Hoo boy!

My co-worker says there aren't possums in Vermont, which is absolute rubbish. Last week as I was driving home, a Possum ran out in front of my car. "Run" is a bit of a stretch. He rambled out and crossed the road with a single-minded pointedness that tickled me. They're so cute.

Coming Soon!


  1. What a wonderful Possum! I think he will not harm some cute little paws. With impatience I will wait until they appear. You did that?

  2. hola muy lindo ratoncito. beautifull mouse. saludos.

  3. LOVE your new little Possum!!! He is amazing! We have many scootering about... you have captured the adorable side~ which we know they ALL have ;)
    Your pig is priceless, too!

  4. This is gorgeous. Can't wait to see what you do for the hands. And, I too believe there are opossums in VT. I know we have them right over the border in northern Berkshire County in MA!!


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