We will cover batik painting and make a picture to frame. Using hot beeswax and adding batik dyes.
This will be a fun creative day where you will learn how to use hot wax as a relief to block out areas of cotton fabric using tjanting tools as well as stamps, sponges etc. Then we will use the special batik dyes to create your beautiful masterpiece, you will iron out the wax before you take...
Half day workshop in creating needle felted animals and are available and ideal for beginners to more advanced felters. Full day courses are also available, please get in touch.
You will learn to needle felt a small animal or a lovely picture using woolly fibres and a barbed felting needle.
With small stabbing actions you will knit the fibres into a form that will grow very quickly into an animal of your choice.
You have the choice of making a unique nuno felted scarf, a warm woolly scarf.
Alternatively, if you would prefer to make a wall hanging for your home/office or to give as a gift then this is a great full day to do that.
This day is ideal for people who have a little bit of experience but beginners are welcome too. There is just a bit more rubbing (fulling) in this technique.