Classes Schedule

Jul
23
Sat
STAMFORD: Nuno Felted Scarf on silk
Jul 23 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
STAMFORD: Nuno Felted Scarf on silk @ Stamford Arts Centre | Stamford | United Kingdom

Learn to make a unique lightweight scarf using fine layers of Merino wool and silk fibres and learn to felt them into a silk chiffon scarf. This class is a full day because it takes a lot of rolling and rubbing to get the wool to migrate through the silk. There will be an hours break in the middle of the class to allow for lunch. You may bring your own or buy one at the cafe downstairs or in town.

Mar
17
Sat
STAMFORD: Needle Felted Birds
Mar 17 @ 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
STAMFORD: Needle Felted Birds @ Stamford Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is designed for people who would like to learn how to make needle felted birds. I teach the instant gratification of felting and therefore  you can create a couple smaller birds or 1 very detailed bird during this 3 hour workshop.  Learn how to needle felt a simple body shape and then add different types of wool for texture to the body. Create a realistic or whimsical bird. Many photos will be supplied but feel free to bring your own.

This class will include a printed sheet with instructions on how to make more at home plus supplies will be available to purchase after the workshop for discounted prices.

Apr
28
Sat
STAMFORD: Large Wet Felted Animal Picture
Apr 28 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
STAMFORD: Large Wet Felted Animal Picture @ Stamford Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is designed for people who would like to learn wet felting techniques by playing with lots of different textures and techniques. I teach the instant gratification of felting which makes this all day workshop mostly about being creative with many different types of materials and a little bit about felting them together. Start with a picture of your favourite animal. Learn to lay wool to create the outline and then fill in with lots of layers of colours plus silk threads, curls and other materials. Add fine detail and wet felt it together. Animal can be realistic or very colourful.

Bring pictures for inspiration if you would like but I will have lots to inspire you. This class will include a printed sheet with instructions on how to make more at home plus supplies will be available to purchase after the workshop for discounted prices.

May
12
Sat
STAMFORD: Wet Felted Flowers & Leaves
May 12 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
STAMFORD: Wet Felted Flowers & Leaves @ Stamford Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom

A great workshop for people who want to learn wet felting techniques quickly and easily.  I teach the instant gratification of felting which makes this all day workshop all about playing with wool while creating many flowers and leaves.

All day workshops have a 1 hour break for lunch midday, bring one with you or go to one of the many cafes in the town centre.

Nov
10
Sat
STAMFORD: Large Felted Landscape
Nov 10 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
STAMFORD: Large Felted Landscape @ Stamford Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is designed for people who would like to learn wet felting techniques by playing with lots of different textures and techniques. I teach the instant gratification of felting which makes this all day workshop mostly about being creative with many different types of materials and a little bit about felting them together. Create a background with many layers of colourful Merino wool, silks, leaves, threads and more. Felt the piece into a large square or rectangle and then learn needle felting techniques to add small details.

Bring pictures for inspiration if you would like but I will have lots to inspire you. This class will include a printed sheet with instructions on how to make more at home plus supplies will be available to purchase after the workshop for discounted prices.