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Needle Felting (wrens)(robins)(blue-tits)

These little birds are a really fun introduction to needle felting, suited to beginners or those with some prior experience wishing to develop their skills. You will be shown how to create basic shapes, mix and blend colours and how to use a reversing needle to create fluffy textures for the bird’s body. All the materials and equipment you will need on the day will be provided and there will be an opportunity to purchase needle felting materials and equipment at the end of the day so you can continue at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm
January 12, 2019 (Olney) Robins
February 16, 2019 (Olney) Robins
March 9, 2019 (Olney) Wrens
March 16, 2019 (Towcester) Blue-tits
March 24, 2019 (Towcester) Wrens
April 27, 2019 (Olney) Blue-tits
May 5, 2019 (Towcester) Wrens
July 21, 2019 (Towcester) Wrens
August 4, 2019 (Towcester) Blue-tits
August 10, 2019 (Olney) Wrens
October 26, 2019 (Olney) Robins
November 3, 2019 (Towcester) Robins
December 8, 2019 (Towcester) Robins
December 14, 2019 ( Olney) Robins

Workshop costs £45.
To book your place, call us today.


Needle Felting (Hares)

Come and spend the day making a fabulous needle felt hare. The course is suited to beginners and those with prior experience alike. You will be shown all the techniques you will need including how to create and join shapes, felt around a wire armature, blend colours and add character and detail using the finest wool fibres. All the materials and equipment you will need to use on the day are included, and there will be an opportunity at the end of the day to purchase needle felting wool and equipment so you can continue at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm.

March 10, 2019 (Towcester)
April 6, 2019 (Olney)
April 27, 2019 (Towcester)
May 19, 2019 (Towcester)
August 24, 2019 (Olney)
September 14, 2019 (Olney). October 19, 2019 ( Olney)
November 2, 2019 (Towcester)
November 16, 2019 (Olney)

Workshop costs £45.
To book your place, call us today.

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Needle Felting (Scruffy Dogs)

This workshop is perfect for beginners and those with prior experience and includes all the materials and equipment you will need on the day. You will be shown all the skills you need including how to create and join different shapes, use a reverse needle, blend colours, felt around wire and how to add character and detail to create your own adorable scruffy dog. There will also be an opportunity to purchase your own materials and equipment at the end of the day to enable you to continue at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm.
January 20, 2019 (Towcester)
June 23, 2019 (Towcester)
September 8, 2019 (Towcester)
December 1, 2019 (Towcester)

Course costs £45.
To book your place, call us today.


needle felt (Bunnies and Chicks)

Come and spend the day making bunnies and chicks. This course is suited to beginners and those with prior experience alike. You will be shown all the techniques you will need including how to create and join shapes, felt around a wire armature, blend colours and add character and detail using the finest wool fibres. All the materials and equipment you will need to use on the day are included, and there will be an opportunity at the end of the day to purchase needle felting wool and equipment so you can continue at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm.
April 13, 2019 (Towcester)

Workshop costs £45.
To book your place, call us today.

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needle felt (orangutan baby)

Come and spend the day making a fabulous needle felt Baby Orangutan. This course is suited to beginners and those with prior experience alike. You will be shown all the techniques you will need including how to create and join shapes, felt around a wire armature, blend colours and add character and detail using the finest wool fibres. All the materials and equipment you will need to use on the day are included, and there will be an opportunity at the end of the day to purchase needle felting wool and equipment so you can continue at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm.
January 12, 2019 (Towcester)
January 26, 2019 (Olney)
February 17, 2019 (Towcester)

Workshop costs £45.
To book your place, call us today.


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Needle felting (trophy head)

Come and spend the day making a very dapper fox-head, highland cow or hare head. You will be shown all the techniques you will need, blend colours and add character and details using the finest wool fibres. All materials and equipment you will need to use on the day are included. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided but please bring lunch.

November 9, 2019 (Towcester)

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30-4pm.

Workshop costs £45. To book your Place, call us Today.


 
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needle felt bumble bee specimens

Make your very own Bumble Bee family (Queen, worker and male) in this fabulous introduction to needle felting. Learn how to turn wool fibres into 3D shapes and create wonderful fuzzy bumble bees with delicate little wings and wire legs.
This workshop is suitable for beginners and felting enthusiasts alike. Alison or Nic will guide you every step of the way through the whole make so you can proudly display your creation at home, or maybe give it away as a gift.
All materials and equipment you will need to use on the day are provided as are tea, coffee and biscuits.
Please bring a packed lunch.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30 to 4pm.

June 1, 2019 (Olney)
July 14, 2019 (Towcester)
August 31, 2019 (Olney)
September 1, 2019 (Towcester)

workshop costs £45.
to book your place, call us today.


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needle felt Christmas bauble

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm.

September 21, 2019 (Olney)
October 19, 2019 (Towcester)

workshop costs £45
to book your place, call us today.


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needle felt mouse fairy tree topper

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 4pm.

October 12, 2019 (Olney)
October 27, 2019 (Towcester)
November 2, 2019 (Olney)
November 24, 2019 (Towcester)

workshop costs £45
to book your place, call us today.


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wet-felting workshop for beginners

If you have ever fancied trying this lovely craft then this is the workshop for you.We will talk about the different techniques including how to lay out fibres, composition, colour mixing, seamless felt and 3D. At the end of the workshop you will have produced a picture that can be further worked with stitch and a good knowledge of the process to continue with the world of wet felt making.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 3pm.

August 10, 2019 (Towcester)
August 20, 2019 (Olney)

workshop costs £55
to book your place, call us today.


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wet-felting workshop, pots, pods and structures.

Wether you wish to make items for the garden, vessels to hide things in or an organic structure to please the eye then this is a very therapeutic workshop to calm the mind and to allow creativity to flow.
We will be making a selection of seamless pots using the wet felt making technique. Using a number of different resists including foam underlay, plastic pipes and stones etc. working with a variety of fibres to create texture and hand stitching to finish.

Workshops run on selected days from 10.30am to 3pm.

September 11, 2019 (Olney)

workshop costs £
to book your place, call us today.


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wet-felting workshop, landscapes

Whichever way we see the landscape around us, we all see it differently. it could be a literal or an abstract view. Working with wool and other fibres is an exciting way to capture that image. In this workshop you will be working with a variety of wool, silk threads, silk fabrics, cotton, soya and bamboo. By blending these fibres together we will create depth and texture to the work using the wet felting technique.

Workshop runs on selected days from 10.30am to 3pm.

September 28, 2019 (Towcester)
October 16, 2019 (Olney)

workshop costs £
to book your place, call us today.