Crafts2Cherish Shop

Monday, June 27, 2016

Felt Painting Workshop

In this class  you will learn how to make a felt painting using layers of merino wool and enhancing it with silk or viscose fibers. Its great because you will learn how to create more detail than wet felting could supply. You do not need to have an Art Degree or any experience working with wool. This is an easy step by step workshop which is designed for you to have fun with different wool's and experiment with color and fibers. At the end of this class you will make a fantastic gift for yourself or a friend-a wool painting which you can put in a frame and take with you!
Class duration:3 hours
Class cost;35 euro
Materials are included in price.

Needle Felted Animals Workshop,3D Needle Felting

3D Needle Felting Workshop- Learn how to make a wire armature and use a felting needle to sculpt wool. Create wonderful little  animals of your choice.
This course is suitable for beginners, those with some experience and those who wish to brush up their skills.Throughout the workshop you will learn about three dimensional needle felting technique, working with felting tools, how to create and join different shapes and how to needle felt around wire.
There will be lots of different types of sheep fleece for you to work with,with which to add your own special touches, and I will show you the differences between fiber texture, length and luster and demonstrate which fibers work well for needle felting. Don't forget to bring photos if you have a specific project for example a pet or animal that you want to make. I will have felt models available for you to handle and for inspiration on the day.
Please send us a message to register.