Felting in the Field- Make your own fluffy bunting and personalize it with any name or message

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Description

Learn how to make your very own woollen bunting that says a name or a message of your design. You can then use it year after year for annual celebrations, or use it to decorate a child's bedroom, alternatively Mr & Mrs bunting would be a perfect keepsake decoration at a wedding! This is something you could treasure for many years after making.

We will set up camp under a tree (and marquee depending on the weather) in the field and enjoy the views of the hills while we felt. You will begin by processing local wool by hand using carding techniques with a specialised drum carder and hand carders. Then you will felt a large flat panel using wet-felting techniques. While we wait for the felt to dry we can enjoy lunch- please bring your own. I will supply tea and cake! After lunch, we can needle felt the name/message onto the bunting and attach it to hessian ribbon.

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?

All equipment and materials
Tea and Coffee
Cake

Maker

Hilary Ball at Fly on the Wool

Venue

Spring Farm
Leonard Stanley Road
Frocester
Gloucestershire
GL10 3TE

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Parking provided
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers

Duration

7 hours (10:00am to 5:00pm)

Price

£50

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