Come and join us to make your own hand felted flower brooch in this relaxed half day workshop. This makes a great gift experience especialyy as it is suitable for beginners & beyond.
During the workshop you will learn how to;
- *make the pattern
- *lay out the wool and silk fibres
- *wet felt and shape the wool into a flower shape before adding a stamen, then make your flower into a brooch.
No previous experience of felting required, all abilities welcomed.
Felt Flower Workshop - Saturday 22nd February 2020
Do I need to be able to felt to attend this workshop?
No previous felting experience is required. All abilities are welcomed as this workshop is suitable for beginners and those want to expand their felting skills.
What is provided in the workshop?
All materials and equipment are provided. Illustrated handouts notes are offered to enable you to continue to practice what you learn during the workshop. I suggest you bring along a camera / camera phone to help your record the your work during the workshop.
Do I need to bring anything?
If you have a stash of yarns, fabric or other material, and which of us that love textiles doesn’t, do bring along any bits you'd like to incorporate into your felt pod vessel.
Should I wear specific types of clothing?
Wear old clothes and comfortable footwear and bring along a plastic apron iIf you have one to a plastic, to protect your clothing, we do have a selection of fabric aprons for your use.
How long is the workshop?
This is a half day workshop: 10am - 1:30pm.
Participants are asked to arrive at 9:45am for a 10am start.
Do you cater for dietary restrictions?
Light refreshments are provided during all our workshops. We offer a selection of light refreshments that include traditional, herbal & fruit teas, coffee (de/caffeinated), squash and water to drink alongside sweet snacks (biscuits, flapjack, cake or seasonal fruit).
If you have any special dietary requirements please let us know in advance, and we will make adjustments to cater for your need.