Photos of felting courses.
For details of courses see below.
Details of felting courses:
I offer a range of workshops for small groups of 2-4 people in my studio in Broadstairs, Kent in felt making, from the complete beginner to the more experienced felt maker. You can choose a course from those listed below. Courses are based on creating a finished product to take away with you.
Courses are by arrangement, Wednesday - Saturday. They run from 10.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. and include light lunch and as much tea and coffee as you like! all necessary materials and use of equipment to make your product. Simply contact me to arrange your preferred date and to give me details of the course you and your group would like to do.
Introduction to feltmaking: Design and make a flat, felted image/picture. Learn the basic techniques of wet feltmaking and leave with an image that can be framed and hung. Please bring a photo, painting, drawing or other picture to work from (A4-A3 in size)
£59 per person, per day. Min of 2 people
Wall Art -(Cutting and Layering): A more advanced method of making a felted image using layers of wool, prefelt, silk, cotton and yarn inlays. This technique is suitable for abstract or decorative wall hangings for example.
£65 per person per day (up to A2 in size)
£80 per person per day (up to A1 in size)
Min of 2 people
Bag making: How to design and make a three-dimensional, seamless, reversible bag.
£65 per person, per day (small bag: approx A4)
£80 per person, per day (medium-large bag: A4 -A3)
Nuno felt Making: Design and make a nuno felted scarf or wrap by felting marino wool and silk threads onto cotton or silk fabric. (Scarves usually work out approximately 30 x 180 cm and wraps 50cm x 180 cm in size)
£65 per person, per day to make a nuno scarf (cotton).
£80 per person, per day to make a nuno scarf (silk).
£75 per person per day to make a nuno wrap (cotton),
£90 per person, per day to make a nuno wrap (silk)
Corsage: Design and make a corsage with foliage (optional) and embellish with beads. This course incorporates wet and needle felting techniques and some hand sewing. (Corsages are approx 15 cm wide and long but larger and smaller sizes are possible).
£59 per person, per day.
Throws for beds, sofas, chairs which could double up as wall art.
use merino wool and silk threads to make a throw which can be used to dress a bed, chair or sofa. Alternatively the piece could be hung down or across a wall to embellish a room.
Throws usually work out at approx. 200 x 60 cm.
£150 per person per day. (max two people)
Please use the contact form below to email me your requirements. I will then email or ring, to arrange specific details with you.