NEW Wet Felted Flowers

Tutor: Carol Wilson
Length: 3 hours
Max Learners: 8

Create beautiful, wet felted flowers to form a piece of jewellery or a small garland. Explore a variety of wet-felting techniques, using fine wool and silk fibre, then adorn with vintage buttons.

Wet-felting involves the creation of a fabric using the combination of wool fibres, soap, water and friction – AKA elbow grease!! It is a magical craft and the possibilities are endless.

Who Is This Workshop For?

This creative workshop is suitable for beginners or those with a basic knowledge of flat wet-felting wishing to develop their skills.

How?

During this relaxed workshop your tutor will show you a variety skills including:

* Laying out fine wool & silk fibres.
* Using pre-felt
* Using the wet felting technique – felting fibres with water, soap and friction.
* Fulling fibres to shrink them
* Adding surface decoration with vintage buttons (optional)

What Should I Bring With Me?

Just bring yourself and your glasses if you need them as you will receive everything you need for use during the workshop. If you have any allergies or skin sensitivity please feel free to bring your own soap along with you.

What Do I Take Home?

You will take home the 3 – 6 wet felted flowers you produce in the workshop, there will be a variety of felt flowers to choose from such as daisies, lilies, petunias. These flowers will then either be formed into a garland or a piece of jewellery for you to take home to dry.

CODE: W00WFF


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Loved it! fantastic as ever. Thank you.

Catherine from Dronfield

2016-04-07T14:23:54+00:00

Catherine from Dronfield

Loved it! fantastic as ever. Thank you.

Very relaxing!

Stella from Chesterfield

2016-04-07T14:24:15+00:00

Stella from Chesterfield

Very relaxing!

Absolutely loved it!

Louise from Derbyshire

2016-04-07T14:24:43+00:00

Louise from Derbyshire

Absolutely loved it!

CURRENT DATES

Minimum Age: 14

Skills Required: None

Session Length: 3 hours

Number of Sessions: 1

Things To Bring: Just Yourself