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Nuno felting courses and workshops all across the UK. Learn how to nunofelt and you will work with fine wool fibres and silk fabric to create elegant light-weight felt, which makes beautiful flowing garments! If you would like to know the technique of 'cobweb' or nuno felting browse these courses for inspiration.

This scarf feltmaking day is ideal for beginners or more advanced felter. Time:10am - 3.30pm Please see website for different courses and dates- Enquiries and group bookings Nuno felting is a Japanese fabric felting technique. It melds loose fibre, usually wool, into a sheer fabric such as silk but also any lightweight material with an open weave, creating a lightweight felt that can totally cover the background fabric or be used to create a decorative...
Tyne and Wear - Next course on 11th February 2018
Welcome to my nuno felted scarf workshop to create a very light scarf by painting on silk with wool simply using a nuno felting technique. We will be using hand woven Margilan silk and merino wool to create light but warm felted scarf. Join me to learn many tricks to create a beautiful light scarf using handwoven silk wool and many other materials. You will learn how to create various textures using merino wool, silk...
Tyne and Wear - Next course on 23rd February 2018
During this class, we will be creating two or three felted flowers brooches using wet felting and nuno felting techniques. These brooches will make beautiful presents. Skills Required: This course is suitable for beginners or anybody who would like to improve their wet felting skills. Other: Additional felting materials can be purchased on a day to take home to experiment further with felt making.
Cumbria - Next course on 3rd February 2018
You will learn how to wet felt using a Japanese technique called Nuno Felting where you will learn how to amalgamate silks, chiffons and Merino wool. (no sewing) Using these techniques you will create a wrap/scarf which is beautifully light and delicate yet extremely strong, suitable for both winter and summer use. Debra has a fabulous studio which will inspire your choice of colours. Debra has taught over 2000 people during her ten years of...
This felting evening is most suitable for groups of friends enjoying a unique night out. This is an evening felting workshop lasting three hours. The workshop is based on our alpaca farm and the fibre used in felting is from our own herd.
On this workshop, we will be using an inflatable ball as the form to create wet felted hats, which can be decorated with fabric (nuno felting), fibres or pieces of prefelt. The hats can be in the bowler style, or may be made with a wider brim. The workshop begins at 10am and finishes at 4pm.
Wiltshire - Next course on 3rd February 2018
Fibre artist Carla Taylor creates contemporary sustainable wool sculptures inspired by wildlife and the British Countryside. She enjoys passing on her skills to others through her very popular needled felting workshops at Fisherton Mill. Carla runs workshops on a variety of countryside themes such as Vintage Spring Flowers, Woodland Squirrels and Festive Christmas Robins as well as this workshop which will enable you to create Country Hares & Foxes. Carla will guide you step by...
This workshop will take place at Andover Museum. You will spend the day learning about ‘nuno’ felting (Japanese for fabric); how different fibres ‘migrate’ through fabrics; and how to manipulate the fabrics to produce your desired results. Sarah will have a wonderful array of colourful merino fibres and a variety silk fabrics (some of which she has dyed herself) for you to use. This workshop is for all abilities - whether you have never felted...
West Midlands - Next course on 5th May 2018
A fabulous opportunity to create a beautiful scarf while learning how to Nuno Felt. You will learn how to fuse the traditional technique of wet felting with the contemporary nuno process to design and make a unique new fabric by combining wool fibres with silk chiffon to make a Scarf. During the day you will select the colour(s) you wish to work with and learn how to dye your silk chiffon fabric to coordinate with...
West Midlands - Next course on 7th July 2018
An opportunity to spend a focused day learning how to achieve a range of textured effects by applying resist processes with wet felting. The day will include examining how specific effects are created and making your own samples applying the process discussed and demonstrated. The aim will be to achieve at lest three samples including Cracked Mud, Nuno resists and Felt Trapunto. Please get in touch for more information or to book your place you...