Needle Felting Workshop with fibre artist The Lady Moth - Cambridge - half day
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About the Course
Come and discover needle felting with Żenia, fibre artist known as The Lady Moth.
NEXT WORKSHOP: NEEDLE FELTED SLEEPING DUCKLING ON SUNDAY 18 FEBRUARY - THERE ARE FEW SPACES LEFT.
ANY NEW DATES WILL BE SET UP & ANNOUNCED ON THIS PAGE SHORTLY - PLEASE VISIT FREQUENTLY.
We will start from building a base shape made from core wool, then adding colour and detail. We will be using special felting needles.
You will be able to finish and take home one cute animal, that will be based on my own copyright design.
You will learn how to needle felt the eyes - NO beads, glue or wire will be used.
It usually is a 3 hour session, starting at 2:30pm. The workshop may take a bit longer, it depends how well people are doing - beginners and improvers are welcome as we will build the sculpture slowly, step by step.
Bright room on the first floor at POLONIA CLUB, Cambridge - parking on site.
There will be maximum of 7 students.
TO BOOK or to find out about more dates please contact me via my Facebook page provided under "VIEW WEBSITE/BOOK ONLINE" alternatively please message me via "CONTACT COURSE PROVIDER" button above.
PLEASE BE AWARE WORKSHOPS DO GET BOOKED UP VERY QUICKLY AS THERE ARE ONLY 7 SPACES AVAILABLE.
I also offer ONE TO ONE SESSIONS - where you yourself decide what you want to make (I am confident to teach NEEDLE FELTING as well ad WET FELTING e.g. animals, birds, insects, flowers, toadstools, leaves etc...)
Please get in touch if you wish to book a PRIVATE GROUP SESSION - for minimum 5 people - where you may request a date convenient and decide what to make.
TO VIEW MY ARTWORK PLEASE VISIT my facebook page - search for the Lady Moth.
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?
I will supply all the tools and materials needed.
You will be using a quality star needle (every student will get one needle to work with and take home), various kinds of wool and a foam pad.
There will be a short break - tea, coffee & biscuits will be provided.
I spent a brilliant Sunday afternoon in a small group of seven beginners making a little robin. I had never needle felted before but found it easy to do with Zenia's clear step by step instructions and demonstrations. She is patient, kind, enthusiastic and very helpful especially with the tricky bits. I couldn't believe how fast the 3.5 hours passed. I absolutely love my robin and can't wait to make a few more before Christmas. I enjoyed the tea, mince pies and biscuits but was so hooked on my needle felting I could hardly stop for them! I would thoroughly recommend this course and will definitely be booking another with Zenia in the spring.
Sue Todd - - #12024
This course was so perfect. I enjoyed every minute of it. Zenia is such a lovely and patient teacher. I would definitely recommend it and would go back again :)
Noemi Janosi - - #11980
Such an excellent afternoon. I loved making a little robin, which had been much admired. The pace was perfect, allowing all of us to keep up. Zenia was clear in her explanations and patient and helpful with us. I would love to do another course with her. Highly recommended.
Rachel Smith - - #10972
I spent a fascinating afternoon last Sunday learning about the range of wools to use and the technique of how to build up the structure of a robin. It was totally addictive and the time flew by. Zania is a very patient, knowledgeable and charismatic teacher. I would thoroughly recommend this course to any budding felter.
Sarah Robins - - #10969
Brilliant afternoon. The pace, structure and step by step demonstration of the session were spot on. Group size was small with lots of personal time. Zenia is a lovely, very knowledgable instructor whose enthusiasm is infectious!
Would highly recommend the session. I was very happy with my robin and went home and was immediately able to make another.
Mary Dewick - - #10896
Thank you for a great course. A lovely way to spend a Sunday afternoon. I had never needle felted before and it seemed amazing to me to see how the wool bonded together and I am thrilled with my robin. Lovely venue and group size. Great teaching. Highly recommend😊
Sue Doughty - - #10895
I had never needle felted before but was really hooked by the end of the afternoon. Zenia is very kind and patient; she helps and guides in a way that is easy to understand. I would recommend this course.
Polly Cook - - #10744
Spent a wonderful Sunday afternoon creating a very cute needle felt Robin. Relaxed learning space with hands on input from our lovely teacher Zenia. I've caught the needle felting bug!
Helen Logan - - #10689
What a fascinating afternoon, I was amazed at how the shapeless mass of wool became a cute little round robin. The feeling of the shape forming under my fingers was very good, I shall definitely do some more.
Zenia explained the processes very clearly and was most patient.
The tea and leibkucken was a great incentive too!
shirley wittering - - #10688
I had the pleasure of taking the needle felt robin course. It was fantastic. A really good way to spend an afternoon. The instructions were clear and it was easy to follow. Zenia is a great teacher, she really explains everything well and is on hand to help with he tricky bits. It's very satisfying to see your robin come together and I can't wait to try more. I can thoroughly recommend this course.
Chelley Lucas - - #10687
This was a fabulous afternoon learning a new skill. The venue and numbers attending was perfect, a very friendly environment with expert tuition to create the item. Can't wait till the next one.
Jayne Sherwen - - #9771
I was very impressed by the course and learned a great deal. I found it easy and fun to follow and was very happy with my little blue tit. I would certainly recommend this course to anyone who has an interest in felting, both beginners and those wishing to improve.
Thank you for an enjoyable afternoon Zenia.
karen bull - - #9769
I attended this needle felting workshop today (28th May) with no experience whatsoever. There were seven of us altogether and we all finished up with a cute little blue tit in under the four hours Zenia allows for the course. The atmosphere was light-hearted and fun, the company good and the biscuits moreish! She is a very good teacher who demonstrated the process clearly and helped us to achieve birds we were all happy with. Just what you need for a relaxed Sunday afternoon. I was so enthused I have bought a robin kit to make at home. Well worth doing!
Lyn G - - #9183
I attended a class yesterday to make a blue tit, and had a wonderful time! Żenia was a great teacher, and it was a nice class atmosphere with 6 students around a communal table. The class was 4 hours (including a break for tea and biscuits), which went by quickly but gave us enough time to all complete our birds. I had needle felted a couple of times before using basic kits, but it made a big difference to have a teacher explaining the process (particularly things like making the initial shape and the finishes), and I think the bird I made looks a lot better than the previous projects I had made. I would definitely recommend this class to anyone!
Stephanie - - #8454
I attended the blue tit workshop yesterday (March 26th 2017) and absolutely loved it! The teacher was lovely and patient and demonstrated and instructed very clearly and managed to cater for everyone's pace. This was the second time I'd done any needle felting and I was really pleased with the outcome, everyone's birds looked great at the end! I would highly recommend and would definitely go again.
Jenny - - #8447
I attended the felting class to make the Blue Tit on 26 March 2017. This is the first time I've done needle felting - it was a lot of fun! The set-up was very personal around a small table with teas and biscuits but all the equipment were there. Zenia is a great teacher and within a day all those attending were able to complete quite a complicated felting piece while coming in at practically zero experience. It was a very therapeutic and friendly atmosphere - four hours just flew by.
Mint P. - - #8433
I completed the Needle felting Robin course before Christmas. I have done wet felting before but not needle felted much and I learnt so much from this course. Everyone was friendly and really helpful and I loved the course, the time flew past.
I highly recommend it, you will be hooked!
Celia Thompson - - #8398
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Course Start DatesSunday 18th February 2018
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- Suitable for beginners
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- Teen friendly
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