Lovely Ethical Needle Felting Workshop


Duration: 3 hours

Price: £25

Run by: Rosie Cantrill
at Organik Orangutan

07917733127

Granary, Meretown Court
Meretown
Newport
Newport
Shropshire
TF10 8BX

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About the Course

A lovely original introductory needle felting workshop where you learn to design and make a felted soap and a brooch, using the wonderful and versatile technique of needle felting. As an added bonus the soap you will be using is one of my homemade award winning soaps, organic and natural. The wool we will be using is from either my own Jacob sheep, my Angora goats or from a UK ethical wool supplier. Tea and cake provided. Hosted in lovely country surroundings where you can meet the animals. £25 per person.
Maximum 6 people - more workshops coming soon.
The workshop will run from 10am - 1pm approximately.
Please contact me if you require a different date.
Suitable for Vegetarians

***Sunday 25th February has 3 places left***
***Saturday 24th March has 2 places left
***Saturday 7th April has 3 places left***

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All materials are included, you take home what you make. Although this is predominately needle felting there is a small amount of wet felting involved. Coffee, tea, soft drinks and cake/scones/biscuits are included. You can meet the animals while you're here, say 'hello' to my 22 year old horse Felix, and his friends Dean and Frank the Angora goats, and Arthur and Brendan the Jacob sheep. There are also numerous rescue chickens and ducks and an aviary where my Quaker parakeet Sully aka 'Tommy Shelby' may say 'hello' to you.



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It was so nice learning to make felted soap yesterday (which I didn't know existed till now) & it was lovely to meet everyone. Rosie is such a good teacher & encourager that I, a novice, came away with a completed felted soap & a kit to get started with after a really relaxing time in lovely surroundings.

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Response from Organik Orangutan:

Hi Elizabeth
It was lovely to meet you and Lydia, loved your owl with his little scarf. Hope you keep needle felting. Best wishes Rosie

Another fabulous course with Rosie - learnt how to wet felt one one Rosie's handmade soaps ( which are gorgeous) and how to make a flower brooch x Met some great people and Rosie is an inspiring teacher . Will be booking on a soap making course soon. Thanks for the coffee and cake also x

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Response from Organik Orangutan:

Hi Laura
Lovely to see you again - love your talent and enthusiasm. Look forward to seeing you on one of my soap making courses. X

At my second class with Rosie this morning. Excellent tutor, materials and surroundings, as well as cake! Came away with felted soap and a flower. So pleased. Feel confident to carry on by myself now. Wire structure next!! Thanks so much Rosie, love it.

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Response from Organik Orangutan:

Great to see you again Fran, thank you for your lovely review and love your creations. Hope to see you again for a wire sculpture workshop - will post it soon. :)

Had a lovely few hours felting with Rosie, excellent instructor, coffee and cake.

- - #12220

Response from Organik Orangutan:

Thank you Vicky. It was lovely to meet you, hope to see you again
Best wishes
Rosie

Had a brilliant time with Rosie learning how to needlefelt and wetfelt. Took away a beautiful scarf I made. Fabulous surroundings. Loved meeting all the animals and having delicious tea and cakes. Thanks, Rosie. I'll definitely come again.

- - #12213

Response from Organik Orangutan:

Thank you Madeleine, it was lovely to meet you and your family :)

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Course Start Dates

Sunday 25th February 2018
Saturday 24th March 2018
Saturday 7th April 2018

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