Buy a Gift Voucher

Needle felting courses

145 needle felting workshops found

Back to Felting courses
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!
Felting & natural dyeing craft holidays & courses in the Highlands of Scotland
Gold AWARD
(6)
Felting & natural dyeing craft holidays & courses in the Highlands of Scotland
Highlands
£945
Come and join us in the Highlands of Scotland to get really immersed in traditional wool crafts. We run our Fleece to Felt weeks in May and August, our Dye to Spin weeks in July and August and our Craft retreat in September. We start our May and July weeks by shearing one of our Shetland sheep and washing and sorting fleeces. We go on to picking dye plants, making natural dyes and dyeing our fleece over outdoor fires the traditional way. Mid week we visit some of the areas...
A One-day Feltmaking Course to Make a Fabulous Felt Hat in the Beautiful Forest of Dean.
Platinum AWARD
(13)
A One-day Feltmaking Course to Make a Fabulous Felt Hat in the Beautiful Forest of Dean.
Gloucestershire - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£70
Come and make your own beautiful felt hat. Whether you dream of dreadlocks, your own festival hat, beret, or any other shape, you can come along and have a go at creating it. You will be shown how to design your own hat, working from a basic template, which you can then personalise by adding flaps, flowers, tassels, bobbles or any other decoration you can think of!
Lovely ethical needle felting workshop
Gold AWARD
(9)
Lovely ethical needle felting workshop
Shropshire
£35
Suitable for beginners, individuals, small and large groups, maximum 6 people. Or I can come to you for corporate events, get-togethers etc. maximum of 10 people. A lovely original introductory needle felting workshop where you learn to design and make a felted soap and a brooch, using the wonderful and versatile technique of needle felting. As an added bonus the soap you will be using is one of my homemade award winning soaps, organic and natural. The wool we will be using is from either my own Jacob sheep, my...
Needle felt a Hare - with Annis McGowan. A 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Platinum AWARD
(7)
Needle felt a Hare - with Annis McGowan. A 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Craft Garden & Barns near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria - Next course on 29th November 2019
£75
For availability & to book this course please see our website on the above purple "button" link - thank you. Make a lovely hare of sitting height approx 34 cm plus the ears. You can decide your own pose, either with ears up, or "moongazing" with the ears back. We will be using natural brown and grey blended wool, all materials and tools are provided. Please see our own website above for all the needle felting workshops dates in 2019 with Annis McGowan- we have approx 12 courses at least...
Needle felting - half day - feather felts
Gold AWARD
(17)
Needle felting - half day - feather felts
North Yorkshire - Next course on 21st September 2019
£30
This is mainly a half day course. Come join us to learn the skills and the process of the therapeutic art form of needle felting. We will be making a felted animal or plant, a delightful addition to your home! Start time usually 10am, £30 per person unless stated otherwise below. You will be taught how to get the best from the gorgeous wool and needles, creating your very own animal (Hare, Rusty Fox, Sheep, Badger and Toadstool). We use the best British wool and you will have a choice...
2 hour - Needle felting on a narrowboat
Silver AWARD
(6)
2 hour - Needle felting on a narrowboat
Coventry - Next course on 19th October 2019
£20
Join us for cake, coffee crafting and chat on the Coventry Canal. In this fun relaxing workshop we will experiment with a variety of needle felting techniques in order to create your choice of 3D needle felted figure or felted picture. Suitable for both beginners and experienced crafters. You'll make a stunning creation unique to you while enjoying the relaxing canal environment, they make great gifts (if you can bear to part with them). If arriving by car the nearest car park is a short walk away on Sutton Stop....
Needle felted hares / bunnies (1 day) in the Peak District
Gold AWARD
(3)
Needle felted hares / bunnies (1 day) in the Peak District
Derbyshire - Next course on 27th March 2020
£95
A tactile 1-day workshop exploring 3D needle felting techniques. Von will introduce you to the basic methods of dry felting natural wool fibre. By forming simple shapes and joining them together you will begin to build your soft animal structure. Different shades can be mixed or overlapped to produce markings. The addition of ears and eyes, a tail and nose will complete your creature and bring him/her life. Mad March hares or Easter Bunnies, your adorable little sculpture will be a talking point for years to come. Suitable for all...
Three day luxury felt picture making retreat
Platinum AWARD
(3)
Three day luxury felt picture making retreat
North Yorkshire - Next course on 8th May 2020
£495
This workshop is tailored to the experience of the individual, so it is suitable for the novice and experienced alike. All you will need to bring is an inspirational image. Bridget Bernadette Karn will teach you how to create your picture, starting with mixing colours, giving specific guidance to manipulating the fibres to get the desired effects for building your picture, any pre-felting techniques you require, wet felting, then all the needle felting skills to create the detail in your picture. Limited to 8 people, to ensure everyone gets the...
Needle felting with Virginia
Gold AWARD
(10)
Needle felting with Virginia
Warwickshire - Next course on 14th October 2019
£30
Needle felting is a process using barbed needles to mat woollen fibres to felt. Once felting is complete you can either hand embroider or machine embroider on top of the felt to further enhance your design. During the session you will work on creating a picture - you may not complete the picture during the 2 hours but you will be well on your way to creating a beautiful piece of art. During the course Virginia will demonstrate machine embroidery using dropped feed dogs
Needle felting course with Furzie at Talton Mill Farmshop, nr Chipping Campden, Glos and Stratford Upon Avon, Cotswolds
Platinum AWARD
(23)
Needle felting course with Furzie at Talton Mill Farmshop, nr Chipping Campden, Glos and Stratford Upon Avon, Cotswolds
Warwickshire - Next course on 11th October 2019
£55
Learn the basics of needle felting and make a hare, or other animal. You will be shown how to make a wire armature for your model, how to form the structure and apply the wool, add features ... and ears! Course is suitable for absolute beginners - don't be afraid to have a go! Courses held at: Talton Mill Farm Shop, Newbold on Stour, Nr Stratford Upon Avon Please note that the course is held in the cafe, there is plenty of room, but there may be a few interested...

Showing {{ coursesLoaded }} of {{ coursesTotal }} courses

Loading