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'Made by Me' creative textiles workshop - '3D Feltmaking Pod-Pots' (with resists for texture)

Basic Pod-pots (no resists)

Duration: 4.5 Hours

Price: £38

Contact: Maria Livesey at Maria Livesey's 'Made by Me' Textile workshops

The Old School
Fairfield Street

Course Start Dates

Friday 28th February 2020

About the Course

- *New* Wet felted pod-pots, with resist surface texture:
3D wet felting a fun session though more suited for those who have done a bit of wet felting before – if you’re a newbie to felt making and like the idea of this, get in contact and I’ll see if I can bolt on an introduction to felt making for you in the days before the workshop (additional fee applies)

You will go home with your very own wee pot, which you have 'designed' through colour choice and added surface details. For this new workshop we will create additional surface texture using a process in which we insert plastic in-between the layers of fiber, doing this prevents some areas from fiber bonding together creating some very interesting textures.

9.30-2/2.30 - £38

Any questions, please drop me a wee note.

Maria Livesey

Cancellations: Workshops are subject to a minimum headcount (3), in the event that a workshop is cancelled, a full refund will be offered. All places are non-refundable unless in exceptional circumstances.

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?

Refreshments: a short lunch is planned in - Please feel free to bring your own light lunch (Week days only, if you arrive earlier and pre order from the café – they will deliver to ‘The Old Nursery’ at 12pm if you ask them to.) Either way this will be followed by homemade brownies of course and tea/coffee in the studio. Tea and coffee is 'on tap'.

Venue: The ‘Hanging by a Thread’ creative textile studio in The Old School on Fairfield Street.

Finding me…Parking is at the rear through the side entrance off Algermon Street which leads you to the old school playground carpark. From here you can walk through the white café doors in the middle of the car park or make your way through the ‘old playground’ side gate to the right of the building, walking left towards the main front door.

Want to review this course?

What a fab day, fun and left with a pot I was really proud off. Didn't matter I'd not been near wool tops so excellent for the beginner and alternatively for those with experience they were able to experiment with more sophisticated techniques. Maria kept us focused and worked alongside us which was great to visualise on the spot. P.s. Chocolate brownies were Devine. I'd go every week.

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  • Weekends
  • Wheelchair friendly

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