From basic flat felting to luxurious surface design, this six week class progresses into Cobweb felting, felt collage, seamless accessory, exploring felt embellishments and finally, felt hat making. Printed materials with description will be provided. Instructor will have wool fibers as well as silk fabric, exotic thread, variety of yarn available for purchase. Extra supplies will be shared during each week.
Week 1. Flat Felt making (basic wet felting technique)
Week 2. Felt embellishments (or collage making)
Week 3. Cobweb felting technique (making accessory - scarf)
Week 4. Felting with resist (making fingerless mittens)
Week 5. Felt Hat making (basic)
Week 6. Felt & Shibori (flat felt made in Week 1 can be used).
A supply list will be provided by the instructor one week prior to the start of class.
Discover the ancient technique of felt making and it’s revival.
Teaching Artist: Nelly Kouzmina
949 Mirror Lake RoadYardley, PA 19067215.493.1205