Course Provider: Magic Wool Studio
Contact Name: Raya Brown
Course Length: 1 day
5 star rating, 7 reviewers.
"Landscape with Red Robin" course with a professional Textile Artist Raya Brown . (Some experience in wool painting is necessary), £70 (materials included) Saturday 7th October 11am -6pm
This is not felt making. This is a unique technique of making a picture using layers of merino wool and enhancing it with silk or viscose fibres. You do not need to be an artist to achieve great results , however, some previous experience in wool painting is advisory.
This step by step workshop designed for you to have fun with different wools and experiment with colour and fibres. You will continue exploring the magic world of coloured fibres. You will build your skills upon the previous experience of wool painting and learn some new methods and techniques of working with fibres. Come around to Magic Wool Studio and enjoy the therapeutic experience of working with natural fibres in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. At the end of this class you will make a fantastic Christmas gift for yourself or a friend - a wool painting which you will put in a glass frame and take with you!
The course will cover:
* Studying composition in Art
* Exploring the qualities of wool and experimenting with fibres
* Developing skills of working with loose fibres
* Learning some new wool painting techniques and methods
* Making your own fibre picture
* Unique therapeutic experience of working with natural fibres
What's included in the price?
Tea, coffee and cakes are provided plus relaxed therapeutic atmosphere
Sam Grigg -
Karen Williams -
Beth Hudson -
Alan Black -
John Horton -
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