Needle felting courses, classes and workshops all across the UK. Learn how to needle felt to create beautiful animal sculptures (who doesn't want to re-create their pet in needle-felt?), sometimes using a wire armature structure and sometimes using a core base of wool. Needle felt is a great craft for embellishing your textile arts and other garments. Browse the courses below for inspiration but beware - this modern twist on the ancient art of felting is highly addictive!
Half day or full day workshops are available and Ideal for beginners to more advanced felters.
You will learn to needle felt a small animal or a lovely picture using woolly fibres and a barbed felting needle. with small stabbing actions you will knit the fibres into a form that will grow very quickly into an animal of your choice. You will sculpt and form it alongside a very experienced feltmaker to create a unique...
Needle felting starter class, create your own penguin. Fun relaxed environment to try and a develop a new skill.
There is an additional charge if you wish to keep the equipment. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.
Fun and inspiring beginners needle felting workshops, in the beautiful surroundings of Bonds Lifestyle, Stratford Upon Avon and Crafty Gal HQ, Needle Felting Studio in Marlcliff, near Bidford on Avon - workshops in both locations.
Whether you’ve seen needle felting on TV, had a little go or just fancy trying something creative and different - this course is for you.
An introduction to the magic of dry needle felting incl. all the basic techniques, step...
Needle felting classes suitable for beginners and improvers. Run by Żenia, an experienced teacher and fibre artist known as The Lady Moth.
24 March - Duckling - fully booked
7 April - Bunny - sitting up design - fully booked
14 April - Duckling - 1 space left
12 May - Butterfly - 7 spaces left (you may do a brooch or 2D painting) - working with a reference photo of your choice
- Next course on 14th September 2019
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...
Felting and Free Motion Machine Embroidery Workshops. Creating Water-colours in Wool!
Crafts in the Valley offers these creative textile workshops at the quirky Cobbles and Clay Cafe in the historic town of Haworth in West Yorkshire.
These workshops are run by two experienced facilitators, myself Melanie Louise and Linda Lewis. Refreshments and lunch are provided by Cobbles and Clay who serve up a wholesome bowl of soup with rustic bread, followed by a delicious slice...
Make sure you choose the correct day for the animal on the following days :
Needle felt Hares are longer days 9.30 -5.30/6pm.
Fri 1 March; Mon 27 May; Sun 23rd June 2019
Wed 27 March; 28 Sept 2019
Sun 7 April
Family of Owls:
Fri 21 June
Prickles the Hedgehog:
Fri 9 August
More dates may be available on our website, see the link above.
Annis will arrive...
Fun and inspiring needle felting workshops suitable for all levels but especially those ready to take their needle felting to the next stage.
In the beautiful surroundings of Bonds Lifestyle, Stratford Upon Avon and Crafty Gal HQ, Needle Felting Studio in Marlcliff, near Bidford on Avon - workshops in both locations. In this workshop we will focus on your dog, using wire, colour blending and the many techniques and short cuts and techniques you will...
Please see my website for upcoming workshops.
Next is at New Brewery Arts, Cirencester May 18th making hares.
I will guide you through the process from a blob of fluff to a creature with character and charm you are proud of. I will cover all the basics of how to needle felt, using wire, features, ears, types of wool and needles and equipment.
As an experienced teacher I can guide the most nervous to the...
A full day workshop with Fibre and Mixed media Artist and tutor Josephine Gornall. Discover how to create a gorgeous little needle felted dog or cat of any breed or type using just a felting needle to bond bundles of wool fibres together to make different forms. Learn how to put these all together, how to do body shaping and make ears to bring your mini pet to life. Discover how to blend colours and...