Needle Felting - Tansy Beetle Brooch - Saturday Skills Series, York

Needle Felting - Tansy Beetle Brooch - Saturday Skills Series, York


In this class you will learn from master needle felting artist Fiona Gordon how to make a Tansy beetle brooch using needle felting, wire-work, beading and sewing techniques.

Materials and tools provided: variety of wools, glass beads, glass eyes, silver plated wire, metallic thread, brooch back, cotton thread, round nose pliers, scissors, glue.

No previous experience required. Suitable for 16+

Fiona Gordon is a textile and jewellery designer and needle felting artist aka ‘The Felt Imp’. To view her amazing work visit: Instagram/

Access note: Please be aware, our building was built in 1422 and our workshops are held on the 2nd floor with no lift access. We do apologise if this prevents anyone from attending our workshops.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Light refreshments are included.


Duttons For Buttons at Duttons for Buttons


32 Coppergate

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Intermediate level
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers


3 hours (10:00am to 1:00pm)

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