Tue, 12 Feb|
Carousel, Ferndale Terrace, NE9 7RH
Workshop: wet felted wall picture
Join Lena Archbold for the felted picture workshop in Gateshead. Paint with wool and other fibers, create a wool picture and learn basics of feltmaking in the comfort of my colourful feltmaking studio.
Time & Location
12 Feb 2019, 09:30 – 16:00
Carousel, Ferndale Terrace, NE9 7RH, Springwell Village, Gateshead, UK
About The Event
Feltmaking Course suitability:
This craft and feltmaking workshop is suitable for beginners.
Feltmaking Course Main information:
Paint with wool and other fibers, create a wool felted picture / wall hanging and learn basics of feltmaking (wet felting) in the comfort of my colourful feltmaking studio.
This wet felting workshop is designed for a complete beginner. You will get an introduction into different types of wool and which wool to use for which felting project. I will teach a wool layout, how to paint with wool, creating interesting texture by using various fibre, feltmaking and finishing techniques.
You will take home the wall hanging designed and created by yourself and new skills in felting being able to experiment and create amazing projects.
You will learn:
- classical wool layout;
- painting with silk fabric and other fiber;
- various felting techniques.
- merino wool;
- various silk and other fiber;
- knitting yarns;
- all felting tools;
- light refreshment
What to bring:
- 2 hand-size towels;
- latex gloves; and
- packed lunch.
Craft workshops - feltmaking workshops - wet felt workshop, North East, Gateshead
Full Price is £57, Deposit £25
Please pay a deposit of £35 and the balance to be paid 3 weeks before the workshop either by bank transfer or cheque.£25.00