Wet felting courses and workshops all across the UK. Felt, uniquely, is a cloth that is not woven and wet felting techniques open up a world of abstract creative opportunity in the way of felted slippers, hats, wall hangings and beautiful felt pictures.
Unique cushions or upholstered footstools
You will have the opportunity to create either a wet felted landscape picture or a needle felted landscape picture and create a unique cushion for your home in just 1 day.
You will learn how to mix different colours of wool like an artist mixes paints. Incorporating scrummy bits and bobs of alpaca, wensleydale curly tops and silky shimmers to enhance your picture.
You will need to bring a picture...
- Next course on 29th September 2018
This workshop is suitable for beginners and those with felting experience. It is limited to 6 places so everyone gets individual attention and the coaching they need to make their picture.
You will be working from an inspirational image that you have brought with you, I will walk you through all the processes you need to know to create your Felt Picture.
Day 1 Is all about building your picture, using a combination of pre...
You have the choice of making a unique nuno felted scarf, a warm woolly scarf or you may like to try your hand at making a picture or wall-hanging for your home/office or give as a gift.
This day is ideal for beginners or the more advanced felter but I also teach a variety of techniques on the same day as I keep to small groups.
Scarf- During this fabulous felting day, we will make...
Felt Art Sat 23 June and Sun 7 Oct 2018
Funky Felt Slippers Fri 16 March Wed 20 June & Fri 9 Nov 2018
Festive Felt Garlands Friday 8 December 2017
and then Fri 23 Nov and Fri 7 Dec 2018
Perfect for beginners as well as those with some experience, create your very own felt masterpiece Marieke will bring all the materials necessary for the day, including a lovely choice of of vibrant colours...
"Create your own wool painting" course taught by a professional Textile Artist Raya Brown . (Suitable for absolute beginners as well as experienced artists)
This is not felt making. This is a unique technique of making a picture using layers of merino wool and enhancing it with silk and viscose fibres. This is a workshop for anyone. You do not need to have an Art Degree or any experience working with wool.
This is an...
Join us for cake, coffee crafting and chat on the Coventry Canal.
In this fun relaxing 2.5 hour workshop we will experiment with a variety of needle felting techniques.
We will work with 5 different types of felting needles (fine, medium, coarse, reverse and twisted) and use a number of different types of roving in order to create your choice of 3D needle felted figure (if we have time we might make a small brooch...
Felting and Free Motion Machine Embroidery Workshop. Creating Watercolours in Wool!
Crafts in the Valley offers this creative workshop at the Creative with Nature studio gallery in Todmorden, West Yorkshire.
Full Day Workshop starting at 10.30am and finishing at approximately 4.30pm.
In this workshop you will have the opportunity to experiment with a range of textiles skills including wet felting, needle felting, hand stitched embroidery and free motion machine embroidery. By the end of the...
Treat yourself with a private session where you yourself decide what you want to make. I am confident to teach Needle Felting as well as Wet Felting.
You can choose from needle felting animal sculptures: birds, bunnies, foxes, toadstools etc. to wet felting flowers, jewellery, scarves beads and more. Contact me and suggest your own idea!
Depending on size of the creation and technique used, one session can take from 2 to 5 hours. Time...
Come and learn about fleece and felt something beautiful. We mostly use local Shetland fleece, which we have sorted and naturally dyed using local and ancient imported plant materials. On our weekend courses you can choose to make one large item, such as a a wall hanging or a Mongolian style floor mat, or perhaps you prefer to make a smaller item such as bags, purses or brooches. We teach wet felting techniques; hand felting,...
In this course you will be introduced to the art of wet felting and variety of its application in making clothes and accessories. Samples are available for demonstration.
Each class may accommodate a maximum of 6 people.
You will learn about types of wool, fleece, fibres and other materials which can be used for making felt and its decoration. You will also get practice in technique of laying out wool.
By the end of the...