Felt Making – Hats – 13 Aug


Learn the traditional craft of felt making, initially you will work with fine merino wool to make handmade felt then progress to create a 3D structure. You will discover how to block, shape and manipulate your felt to create a contemporary headpiece in a style of your choice.

This workshop is suitable for beginners and those with some experience. You will be guided throughout by Jacki Sleator, an experienced feltmaker and teacher.

All materials are supplied, except the following, which you should bring along – sharp scissors, ruler, tape measure, permanent marker, plastic bowl/basin, plastic measuring jug, old bath towel, small bath sponge, sprinkler bottle or empty milk carton, ties cords old pop socks.

Venue: ISLAND Arts Centre, The Island, Lisburn, BT27 4RL
Date: 13 August 2022
Time: 10am-4pm
Cost: $50
Recommended Age: Adult

More information and booking: https://islandartscentre.com/event/felt-making-hats

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