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Hello reader

Toss n Tell is this Saturday

Doors open 9:30am - bring your felting gear and get felting.

Watch out for:
  • Welcome desk
  • Demo by Sue Eslick
  • Workshops open for bookings
  • Needle felting table
  • Toss n Tell - bring what you've been working on and tell us about anything felty
Did you know?
  • We have a library of amazing books, magazines and all kinds of felting paraphernalia
  • We have a facebook page - Feltwest - let us know your facebook page
Have a think about:
  • A felting retreat in June?
  • Want to get more involved?
  • Any requests for the library?
See you all there!

Soosie

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Toss n Tell - July 18th

Toss n Tell - July 18th
workshops

Design Ideas for Felt with Anita Larkin

Design Ideas for Felt with Anita Larkin
WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION This is a really exciting one with a very different approach to design! The course looks at depth into the design process for making a felt item, functional or otherwise. Students will use music, doodling, and collage as design tools to create ideas for innovative felt projects. Explore collage with paper, with resists and also during the actual …
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Beginners Workshop - July 18th

Beginners Workshop - July 18th

Extension Skills Program - Needle Felting

Extension Skills Program - Needle Felting
This session will teach the basics of needle felting and how it can be used to make a 3D figure such as an animal or doll, or to add designs onto a prefelt prior to wet felting. Jean and Sue will introduce the equipment in the needle felter’s tool kit and how to use it. Samples ‘made in this session …

Extension Skills Program - Layering up prefelts and differential shrinkage

Join Jean and Sue to learn how multiple layers of prefelt at different stages of the felting process can be used to form three dimensional shapes. A light prefelt will only have shrunk a little bit, whilst a firm prefelt will have shrunk quite a lot. When prefelts at different stages are felted together the differential shrinkages create a three-dimensional …
Extension Skills Program - Layering up prefelts and differential shrinkage
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