The Instagram page of Russian felting artist Derevschikova is a must follow for anyone who loves cute and adorable animals. When you first visit her profile, you think it is filled with photos of miniature animals captured in their natural habitat. Only when you pay attention to smaller details, you’ll be able to recognize that those are felted animals and not living and breathing ones.
Thanks to her amazing talent and attention to details, Derevschikova is able to make felted versions of any animals and do it so convincingly that it’s easy to mistake them for the real thing. She makes all sorts of different felted animal specials, from squirrels and raccoons to baby ducklings and bears.
You can check out some of her impressive works below.