Needle Felted Gnome Tomte workshop
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About the Course
Join us for three hours at our needle felting workshop, this workshop is suitable for anyone wishing to have a go at needle felting for the first time or those wanting to develop their skills.
You’ll leave with a unique Gnome Tomte made by you to decorate your home with pride.
We have various colourways to choose from this year, we’ll provide all the materials and will get you in the spirit with homemade cake, tea & coffee.
Once you create a Gnome, you'll be inspired to make more! Needle felting is an ancient craft, which involves using barbed needles to sculpt carded wool into shapes. It is great fun, very therapeutic and quite addictive
The workshop is for ages 16 and up please as we are using sharp tools will have a flexible finish time to ensure you go home with a completed creation.
Bookings are essential and places are limited. For more information please get in touch. Please note, to ensure your place is secured on this workshop, we ask that payment is made in full at the point of booking, please message for details of how to pay by PayPal or BACS
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 needed on the day will be supplied, natural fibres Wool Batts, Wensleydale curls & Alpaca Curls.
Groups of no more than six, so these workshops are small and friendly complete with tea/coffee and of course scrumptious cake.
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I have now attended three felting courses and have thoroughly enjoyed every time. It is a very friendly workshop and Millie is so patient and she believes no question is a silly one which makes you feel comfortable asking them. It is small classes so it is easy for Millie to be with everyone on hand to help. I travel 60 miles to get to these classes, that says how good they are and Millie's sister Jane makes the most wonderful cakes.That's an incentive too.
Doreen Sadler - - #13125
Had a lovely morning with Milly making owls😁 great instruction and quality materials. Will return for a further course some point in the future. Half way through we were served amazing cake and hot drinks. Fab people on course, great experience.
Alice guy - - #12352
Mum and I both enjoyed your workshop very much, we had a really lovely chillaxed day with great company, fab cake, lots of tea and a fantastic end product which we are both proud to show off.
We hope to come over again in the future to learn more techniques for this lovely craft which you have so cleverly mastered. Thank you for your patience and for sharing your tips, knowledge and secrets - 5 star craft workshop ***** :)
Terry - - #12022
I attended this workshop & was very impressed. Milly is a very patient & friendly teacher allowing the group to feel at ease & not be afraid to ask questions, I was amazed how quickly the 3 hour session went. A true transformation took place from batts of wool to a wonderful little Santa, I now feel I have the basic skills to complete more needle felting projects. Would thoroughly recommend.
Carole - - #11596
I did this three hour workshop. Everyone was made to feel totally at ease doing something completely new and we all enjoyed every minute. We all came away with a lovely handmade Santa Gnome. We all said we will definitely be back to do another workshop. Thank you Milly for your time and patience
Kimmy - - #11595
Had a great time on this workshop. I'm not very crafty but I was hooked from the moment we started. It's so addictive and the morning went so quickly, I didn't want to go home! Milly is a fantastic teacher, and being part of a small group meant you get lots of personal tuition. Jane's *cake is great too & real china *(Milly's lovely sister)
Val - - #11577
Had an absolutely wonderful time, will be going back for more, very helpful & patient plus has a great talent.
Michaela - - #11258
You just HAVE to attend this workshop!!! My bestie and I were total novices,Milly, the needle felting artist, taught us in an easy ,relaxed atmosphere, how to make the most awesome crafted treasures! After just one visit to the workshop, I'm hooked! This HAS to be the most enjoyable craft I've ever done, and I have done lots. Milly, you're one incredible tutor!
Sheila - - #11201
I spent a fascinating three hours with Lana learning about wool, sheep & needles. Lota of tips on techniques. I was so absorbed the time flew by. Lana is very patient, knowledgeable and really helps you to get the most of the session. I would thoroughly recommend this course to anyone who wants to learn to needle felt.
Annie - - #11092
Really enjoyed learning how to needle felt and looking forward to attending the next workshop & learning more skills. Plus i made some new friends, a very enjoyable way to spend three hours. The cake was also very delicious thank you
Vikki Hollis - - #11090
My friend & I had a great time at a needle felting workshop, very helpful lovely relaxed supportive atmosphere. Easily 5 stars topped off with tasty cake.
Jo Dark - - #11089
I would definitely recommend a felting course with Lana was made to feel very welcome and the tuition was excellent. I had a really fun session & will be going back again, it was my first time Thank you for the lovely cake as well :)
Deb jones - - #11087
Attended this workshop and thoroughly enjoyed it and I love my unique pumpkin. I'm a complete beginner and was so pleased that I was able to complete an item that didn't look amateurish. The delicious homemade cake itself was worth attending for! I will definitely be back for more - I'm hooked now.
Lynne - - #10894
I attended the pumpkin workshop. Loved every minute of it. Very helpful and learned loads. Cake was delicious. I would definitely recommend these workshops.
Enid King - - #10883
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Course Start DatesSaturday 3rd March 2018
- Suitable for beginners
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