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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!

Warwickshire - Next course on 19th November 2018
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...
North Yorkshire - Next course on 23rd February 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...
Needle felt a beautiful brooch. Fun and inspiring 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. This shorter workshop is ideal as a taster for those new to needle felting, OR as the next level to really focus on the detail of the features, blending colours and using various techniques and needles....
Cumbria - Next course on 30th November 2018
Make sure you choose the correct day for the animal on the following days : Needle felt Hares Fri 1 March 2019 Herdwick Doorstop Wed 27 March Easter Bunny Sun 7 April Family of Owls Fri 21 June Needle felt Hare Mon 27 May Prickles the Hedgehog Fri 9 August Many more dates are available on our website. Annis will arrive with everything you need to create and learn to carefully needle felt the soft...
Cambridgeshire - Next course on 18th November 2018
Try needle felting with Żenia, fibre artist known as The Lady Moth. 17 November - Xmas pudding Bauble at Sew Knit Craft - 2 spaces left £45pp 18 November - 2D needle felted robin picture at Polonia Club - 3 spaces left 9 December - Special Xmas Workshop - Robin wreath - fully booked, 5-6 hours, including lunch - £85pp 13 January 2019 - Fox - needle felted sculpture at Polonia Club in Cambridge 27...
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd February 2019
Please see my website for upcoming workshops. Next is at New Brewery Arts, Cirencester Feb 23rd Making Lambs. 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...
Learn to be Crafty run course on a variety of crafts. Please contact us for our latest schedule of course. All materials will be provided by Learn to be Crafty, unless of course you have a particular project in mind and wish to bring you own. The philosophy at Learn to be Crafty is to learn something new, make friends, relax and have fun. Contact us for further details.
Come along and create your own sculptural needle felt creatures at the spectacular Mount Pleasant Gardens. Tutor Louise Worthington will guide you through the process. Using top quality British Rare Breed wools and glass eyes, Louise specialises in making British birds and wildlife and animals. Accredited by the Rare Breeds Survival trust, Wulydermy supports RBST. Suitable for all levels of experience and lots of fun . Please email via the contact form above for more...
glamorgan - Next course on 25th November 2018
Only 4 places left We will use natural coloured wool to needle felt a 2d picture or a 3d animal. We have a great range of coloured merino to create your very own special piece of felted art. We will explore different types of needles as we go through the felting process. A selection of models and images will be available on the day but if you have an image you would like to have...
Herefordshire - Next course on 1st February 2019
A two day workshop learning to make a wired skeleton armature of an animal and then needle felt onto it to make a realistic, moveable animal. Though a challenge, it is suitable for beginners or experienced needle-felters. Day one will be working on making the skeleton and the basic body shape, Day two top coat fur, features, feet, eyes and expressions so you should go home with a beautiful finished piece. If you have a...