Another Way to Make Food – Part 3: Sushi

Who knew that sushi made from felt could look so cute and tasty?  This “sushi” is made from craft felt and polyfill stuffing.  Felt patterns are available for purchase from Ume Crafts (http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/home/umecrafts).

Left to right – Ginger Rose, Plate with Soy Sauce with Leaf-shaped Wasabi , Various Maki Sushi Rolls (wrapped in seaweed)

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Egg Sushi

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Salmon Nigiri Sushi

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Scallop Nigiri Sushi

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Left to right – Giant Clam Nigiri Sushi, Prawn Nigiri Sushi

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Octopus Nigiri Sushi

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Another Way to Make Food – Part 2: Fruits and Veggies

Continuing on the subject of making adorable food from felt, I made some fruits and veggies from craft felt and polyfill stuffing.  The patterns are available for purchase from Ume Crafts (http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/home/umecrafts)

Every Day Fruits
Back row (left to right) – Banana, Pear, Apple, Watermelon
Front row (left to right) – Orange, Strawberries, Peach

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 Tropical Fruits (left to right) – Pineapple, Mangosteen, Persimmon

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Citrus  – Lime and Lemon)

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 Veggies (left to right) – Daikon radish, Tomato, Red radish, Garlic, Eggplant, Carrot

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Daikon radish

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Tomato

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Red radish

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Eggplant

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Another Way to Make Food – Part 1: Afternoon Tea/Coffee

Sometimes food doesn’t have to be edible to be amazing.  Ume Crafts (http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/home/umecrafts) sells some adorable patterns for making food from felt.  I made some sweets and and drinks for a play-time afternoon tea.  Everything was sewn by hand using every day craft felt and polyfill stuffing.  The patterns are quite detailed, and as you can see below, the coffee drinks are even topped with milk “foam” and the hot chocolate has mini marshmallows.

Coffee and Hot Chocolate

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Chocolates

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Tea Sandwiches

Ham and cheese sandwich on wheat bread

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Roast beef with cheese sandwich with lettuce on white bread

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Desserts

Brownie with vanilla ice cream, Strawberry-vanilla swirled pound cake, and Chocolate swirled pound cake

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Chocolate cupcake with vanilla buttercream frosting

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