Felting Workshops

We run felting workshops throughout the year ranging from a “Learn to Felt” workshop to hats, handbags, nuno felting etc.  Workshops are from approximately 9am to 3pm and are mainly run on a Sunday. See below for more detailed information about each workshop.  We recommend that you book in early to avoid disappointment as the classes do fill quickly.  We will be running more felting workshops in 2016, see below for details. If you would like to sign up for our felting workshop mailing list please contact us.

2016 Workshop Dates:

Sunday 29th May -Learn to Felt

Sunday 19th June – Felting on Silk

Sunday 24th July – Felting hats/slippers

Sunday 14th August – Felting Handbags

Sunday 24th September – Learn to Felt

Sunday 9th October – Felting a Vest

Bookings are essential – call Fiona on 0409663142 or email tullyallan@bigpond.com

 

 

Workshops available:

Learn to Felt Workshop—In this workshop you are taught the felting basics. The felting process is explained step by step, all participants are hands on and begin with felting a small square.

In the afternoon session the participants felt a scarf which is embellished with different     fibres. Each participant takes home the two items made.

Cost $120.00 including materials and morning tea. We ask that each person bring something to share for lunch.

Requires 6-8 people to run the workshop.

Bookings essential.

 

Felting onto Silk (Nuno Felting)— In this workshop we teach you to felt alpaca/wool fibre onto silk. The participants make a felted silk scarf which they also embellish to make their own design. Participants must have completed the learn to felt workshop.

Cost $125.00 including materials and morning tea. We ask that each person bring something to share for lunch.

Requires 6-8 people to run the workshop.

Bookings essential.

 

Felting Handbags– In this workshop you are taught to make a handbag with felt and using a resist. There are several different shapes to choose from. Participants must have completed the learn to felt workshop.

Cost $130.00 including materials and morning tea. We ask that each person bring something to share for lunch.

Requires 6-8 people to run the workshop.

Bookings essential.

 

 

 

Felting Hats-In this workshop you make a hat, felting with a resist. There are several       different styles to choose from. Participants must have completed the learn to felt workshop.

Cost $130.00 including materials and morning tea. We ask that each person bring something to share for lunch..

Requires 6-8 people to run the workshop.

Bookings essential.

 

Felting Slippers Workshop—In this workshop you are taught to make slippers with felt and using a resist. Participants must have completed the learn to felt workshop.

Cost $150.00 including materials and morning tea. We ask that each person bring something to share for lunch.

Requires 6-8 people to run the workshop.

Bookings essential.

 

NEW

Felting Play Days—We have been asked by many of those who have participated in our workshops, that they would like to come back and felt.

So we have designed a day, where you can come and felt something that you have made in a previous workshop, or to refresh your skills or try a project of your own.

Cost $50.00 for the day for equipment etc and morning tea. plus pay for your materials, (top at $16.00 per 100grams.) or you can bring your own.

We ask that each person bring something to share for lunch.

Requires 6-8 people to run the workshop.

Bookings essential.

 

Contact: Fiona McKenna on 0409 663144, Email: tullyallan@bigpond.com or Kylie Streatfeild on 0428 665067, Email: k.streatfeild@bigpond.com

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