Class Name: Wet Felt Making Course
Learners per Class: 6
No. of Sessions: 4
Length of Session: 2.5 hours
Explore the world of 3D wet felt making in this four week course. Create a felt bowl / phone / glasses case in the first session and a more challenging piece(s) over the following weeks. The technique is very adaptable, so possibilities include bags, tea cosies, journal covers, cushions, simple boot style slippers and sculptural pods.
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.
We will cover the skills needed to create hollow, seamless forms: