Needle Felting (Birds)

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. Alison will show you 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 form Alison at the end of the day so you can carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.
October 7, 2017 - Robins on bobbins (Towcester)
November 25, 2017 - Robins on bobbins (Towcester)

January 17, 2018 (Olney)
January 31, 2018 (Towcester)
February 3, 2018 (Earls Barton)
February 18, 2018 (Towcester)
March 24, 2018 (Olney)

Course 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. Alison will show you 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 from Alison so you can carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.
November 4, 2017 (Towcester)

January 13, 2018 (Earls Barton)
January 20, 2018 (Olney)
January 27, 2018 (Towcester)
February 10, 2018 (Olney) Hare Head
February 24, 2018 (Towcester)
March 7, 2018 (Earls Barton)
March 10, 2018 (Towcester)
March 17, 2018 (Earls Barton)
April 28, 2018 (Olney
April 28, 2018 (Towcester)
April 29, 2018 (Towcester)

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


Needle felting (pugs)

Come and join us for a fun filled day making these comical little dogs. Alison will show you how to create the characteristic features of the pug using a variety of different techniques, including shaping, joining and colour blending using beautiful wool fibres. All the materials and equipment you will need on the day are provided and there will be an opportunity to purchase needle felting materials and equipment from Alison should you wish to carry on at home at the end of the day. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.
April 7, 2018 (Earls Barton)

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


Needle felting for children (Bumblebees and mermaids)

Come and join us for a fun filled day making these comical little dogs. Alison will show you how to create the characteristic features of the pug using a variety of different techniques, including shaping, joining and colour blending using beautiful wool fibres. All the materials and equipment you will need on the day are provided and there will be an opportunity to purchase needle felting materials and equipment from Alison should you wish to carry on at home at the end of the day. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch. 

Courses run on selected days during the school holidays from 10.30am to 1pm.

February 5, 2018 (Olney) Mermaids
February 6, 2018 (Earls Barton) Mermaids
February 7, 2018 (Towcester) Mermaids

April 10, 2018 (Earls Barton) Bumble Bee
April 11, 2018 (Olney) Bumble Bee
April 12, 2018 (Towcester) Bumble Bee

Course costs £25.
To book your place, call us today.


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. Alison will teach you 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 from Alison at the end of the day to enable you to carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.
October 21, 2017 (Towcester) FULLY BOOKED

January 13, 2018 (Towcester)
January 27, 2018 (Earls Barton) 'Schnauzer'
February 10, 2018 (Towcester)
February 17, 2018 (Earls Barton)
February 21, 2018 (Earls Barton)
February 24, 2018 (Olney) 'Schnauzer'
March 14, 2018 (Olney) 'Make your dog'
March 21, 2018 (Towcester)
April 14, 2018 (Olney)
April 15, 2018 (Towcester)
April 18, 2018 (Towcester) 'Make your dog'

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


Needle Felting (Foxes)

This workshop is perfect for those with some prior experience, or the intrepid beginner and includes all the materials and equipment you will need on the day. Alison will teach you all the skills you need including how to create and join different shapes, blend colours, felt around wire and how to use a reverse needle to create texture. There will be an opportunity to purchase needle felting materials and equipment should you wish to carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.

October 28, 2017 (Earls Barton)

March 3, 2018 (Earls Barton) Fox head
March 10, 2018 (Olney) Fox head

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


Needle Felting (Mice)

These little mice are a really fun introduction to needle felting, suited to beginners or those with some prior experience wishing to develop their skills. Alison will show you how to create basic shapes, mix and blend colours and how to use a reversing needle to create fluffy textures for the mouse'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 form Alison at the end of the day so you can carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm.
November 18, 2017 - Christmas mice (Olney)
November 25, 2017 - Christmas mice (Earls Barton)
December 16, 2017 - Christmas mice (Towcester)

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


NEEDLE FELTING (highland cow head)

Enjoy a fun filled day making a beautiful highland cow. This is an intermediate course and would suit those with some prior experience. Nic will take you through all the techniques you will need including creating and joining shapes, blending colours and adding character detail using the finest wool fibres. All material and equipment you will need are included, and there will be an opportunity at the end of the day to purchase needle felting wool and equipment so you can carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays from 10.30am to 4pm

January 24, 2018 (Towcester)
February 4, 2018 (Towcester)
February 7, 2018 (Olney)
February 14, 2018 (Towcester)
March 25, 2018 (Towcester)
April 4, 2018 (Earls Barton)

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


Needle Felting (Christmas Decorations)

Come and spend the day making a fabulous needle felt Christmas decoration. The course is suited to beginners and those with prior experience alike. Alison will show you 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 from Alison so you can carry on at home. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

Courses run on selected Saturdays and Sundays from 10.30am to 4pm.
October 7, 2017 - Robins on Bobbins (Earls Barton)
October 7, 2017 - Robins on Bobbins (Towcester)
October 21, 2017 - Robins on Bobbins (Olney)
November 11 2017 - Christmas  (Towcester)
November 18, 2017 - Christmas Mice (Olney)
November 25, 2017 - Christmas Mice (Earls Barton)
November 25, 2017 - Robins on Bobbins (Towcester)
December 2, 2017 - Christmas Decorations (Earls Barton)
December 9, 2017 - Christmas Decorations (Olney)
December 16, 2017 - Christmas Decorations (Earls Barton)
December 16, 2017 - Christmas Mice (Towcester)

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