Turn beautiful bundles of wool into artistic creations! From 3D felted birds to flat felted sceneries you can learn this old world craft. All it takes is a special barbed needle, a foam pad and some wool. Then you stab it together and that's it...basically.
Super Soft Felted Colars
This four hour workshop will lead you through making your own felted collar using wool and wet felting techniques. Learn the advanced skills of making a felted ruffle and/or adding curly locks to your work. This will be a fast paced, fun class and good for those with previous felting experience $80 per person plus $15 materials fee.
Felt Boo-Boo Emoji
Create this felted boo-boo emoji to help make things all better. One side with the "ouch" face the other side with the "all better" face. Hot or cold they are great for any painful situation. This class is for kids age 10 and older as a needle is used for the process. Cost is $10 to felt both sides with a face and $5 to felt on just one side, $5 for any additional.
Mini Felted Fawn
Come for a fun night of felting little palm sized fawns. Great project to learn the process of making a simple wire armature. A great addition to the base of a felt tree. Cost is $25 materials included.
Teacup Felt Nest & Family
Make these adorable nests in a teacup! Bring your own cup or buy one from us. With needle felting techniques your form the nest, eggs and a cute little bird to keep it all warm. Cost of $40 includes materials, additional $2 for cup.
Felted Teddy Bears
Learn to make jointed, needle felted teddy bears. $25 includes instruction and studio time. Materials extra ($5-$20 depending on number and size of bears, which can be decided ahead of time).
"Owl" Felt That!
Learn to needle felting these cute little owls. No experience necessary. $30 includes all supplies, just bring a smile! It is a great class for kids or adults.
Wet Felted Vessel
Learn the basics of wet felting while creating these adorable wool vessels, which can be used for plant cuttings, toothbrushes or a pencil holder, just to name a few of the choices you have with these. This class is great for those of you who want to learn about wet felting. It's easy and fun, but be sure to get ready to get wet! Cost is $35 materials included.
Choose one with a pattern (as for pattern examples in email) to get you started or pick a plain colored pillow (variety of colors in velvet and linen) to make your own design. The cost of the class is $25 to felt onto one pillow and an additional $15 for a second pillow of your choice. (Pillow insert included but you receive $5 off if you don't need it).
Easy Pumpkin Project
These mini felted pumpkins are the perfect project for fall. No experience necessary, great for first time felters. $10 for the first pumpkin and $5 for each after that to make your own little patch.
Wet Felt Change Purse
Starting with raw wool learn the technique of wet felting over a resist to shape this seamless change purse. Finish the project by sewing it to a beautiful antiqued brass clasp. Cost is $40 materials included.
Felted Flower Brooch
Take raw wool and create a felted fabric that you will manipulate into the form of a blossom and sew into a beautiful brooch. Cost is $30 and includes all materials. Please not you will get wet!
Come in and needle felt your own jewel colored hummer! This is a fun class for beginners and intermediates alike. Cost is $30 materials included.
Felt Figures & Fairies
Learn the steps for creating your own imaginative doll. During class we'll build the armature, wrap the fingers and work on molding the face. You'll leave with the info needed to finish it on your own, or a second class can be scheduled for guidance to finish it. $30 for the workshop, armature and use of tools. Wool is extra at a cost of $3 per ounce.
Needle Felting Pictures
Bring in a photo or come up with an image of your own and learn to turn these images into felted art. It can be anything, really...fish, birds, a favorite place...we can work flat or relief to make a special one-of-a-kind wall hanging. It is best to bring a picture along for guidance if you have an image in mind. Cost is $35 materials included.
Lace & Wool Dragonfly
Bug us about making these colorful, good luck, dragonflies! Using needle felting techniques over armature to create these unique wall or table accents. Cost is $25 materials included.
Create a wonderful felted chickadee on a branch to decorate your home. No experience is need so beginners are welcome! Class includes felt materials, branch to attach the chickadee to, and the use of the tools. Cost is $30.
Wet Felted River Stones
Create these incredibly realistic stones by felting over a resist. In class we will make 5 stones of various sizes and colors to create unique necklace/erring set. Cost is $35 materials included.
Design Your Own Class!
Is there an animal, person, scene that you would really like to felt, but don't know where to start? We do personalized workshops! Please ask us for cost info.
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