About the Course
Learn how to use wool like paint to create a beautiful, textured, felted picture.
Working from an inspirational image, Bridget will teach and guide you through the range of processes and techniques needed to create your own, unique, felted picture.
Day 1 is all about building your picture using a combination of pre felting, dry felting and wet felting techniques, tailored to your picture's requirements. You will spend time really exploring how to manipulate the fibres to get the effects you want.
Day 2 is all about the detailed work, using a combination of dry felting and needle felting techniques. You will learn a variety of skills and by this point, with Bridget’s guidance, have the confidence to manipulate and choose the techniques your picture needs to bring it to life.
The small class size means there will be plenty of time for individual attention and coaching. This workshop is suitable for beginners and those with felting experience.
By the end of the course you will have produced a beautiful felt picture, approximately A3 in size, and leave with the knowledge and skills to carry on at home.
What to bring:
An inspirational image to work from.
There will be an additional £10 material fee which is to be paid in cash to the tutor at the start of the course.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Tea, Coffee, biscuits and cold refreshments will be available throughout the day.
Lunch is not provided although The Phoenix Kitchen, just next door, provide an array of meals, light lunches and snacks. Alternatively, there is a fridge and microwave in the studio kitchen for you to use if you prefer to bring your own lunch.
My second weekend with Bridget and it was brilliant. Bridget is a very patient tutor and wants you to learn. She is generous with her knowledge and skills. I have come away with so many more techniques that have added to the ones I learnt last time and feel confident to try to paint a wool picture on my own. Thanks for your encouragement and support Bridget.
Amelia - - #22938
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