What’s it all about?
In this beginner class we’ll be learning the technique of wet felting, which uses water & soap to create felt from wool fibres.
Come and make some cute all-natural wool acorn decorations, in this introduction to wet felting class. Learn to make the felted wool beads and then turn them into acorn decorations. Make one, or many!
All materials are provided to get started and try out wet needle felting, including a kit to take home.
What will we cover?
This hands-on workshop will teach:
- The basics of wet felting
- Different tools, materials, and their purposes
- How to create wet-felted beads
- Ideas and examples for future projects
- Where to source materials/resources
- Wheelchair Accessible Venue
- Gender Neutral Bathrooms
- Early Bird Discounted Tickets
- Free Tickets to First Nation Attendees
- Auslan Interpreted Upon Request
Who will be teaching?
Heather(she/her) loves crafting, and loves sharing it with others. She was first asked to teach in 1998, stepping up to fill-in during her daughter’s art class at Williamstown community house, and has been teaching arts and crafts in various settings ever since. Heather currently holds weekly crafting classes.
Heather also contributes content for the Get Creative Magazine with projects published every month (right from edition #1!). She has also contributed a third of the projects for the Kids Craft book & all projects for the Faux Finishes book.
Photo: Teacher’s own wonderful work.
Any questions or other accessibility needs we can help you with? Feel free to email Maddy (she/her) at firstname.lastname@example.org.