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Nuno is a technique that incorporates fabric as well as wool, generally creating a soft, draping fabric, however, it can be firm, very textural and tactile. Both results can be used in any creation to make a light flowing garment, or used to make embellishments such as cuffs or collars, or a highly textured sculptural piece. We will bring along a range of samples to inspire your creativity, and we will make two samples to learn techniques for these two…Find out more »
Chris Lines was born in Surrey, UK. Her training was in Fine Art (Painting and Sculpture) and she has practised in the field of Art and Art Education her whole working life. Over the last 20 years in her personal practice, Chris has specialized in the medium of felt, which has both art and craft applications and is intrinsically connected to the land through the use of sheep’s wool as a primary material. Chris works in a mixed media context,…Find out more »
This workshop is for those who would love to learn to create felted portraits of their loved ones or favourite celebrities etc but who may lack confidence in their own artistic ability. Chris will help you to realize dramatic, detailed images of faces in felt made with fibres in a natural/monochrome colour and vibrant colourful palette, using your own images that will be prepared in advance by Chris*. You will be using a tonal separation technique that is specifically developed…Find out more »