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Felt workshops in Glasgow and surroundings
If not mentioned otherwise the venue for the following workshops is 36 Emerson Road, G64 1QH, Glasgow/Bishopbriggs (5 min. walk from the train station and Bishopbriggs town centre).
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Additionally you can book my service for private or public felt workshops, tailored to the requirements of your group. I also teach hand spinning on hand spindles and spinning wheels.
Upcoming Felt Workshops in 2023
Seasonal Needle Felt Workshop on Sat. 09. December 2023, 1.30- 4.00 pm
In this afternoon workshop you will learn how to make our own 3d seasonal item e.g. a Santa, a snowman or a gnome using simple needle felting techniques! All materials, tools and step by step tuition is provided – an excellent workshop for a beginner or for someone who would like to improve their existing skills. Teenagers are welcome! Needle felting is an incredibly beautiful, creative, fun and rewarding art form.
By the end of this workshop you will not only have learnt a new skill or improved your existing felting skills but have completed your unique handmade 3d seasonal item! £22 incl. all material and a cup of tea.
(Non-refundable deposit of £11, payable via PayPal. Please pay the other £11 on arrival at the workshop.) Please contact me to book your place. It is a small group of up to 5 participants. Teenagers from 16+ years onwards are welcome and from 12+ years when accompanied by an adult. Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs
Monthly Needle Felt Workshop on Tuesday, 12. December 2023, 2.00pm – 4.00pm
What workshop participants say:
- B: I’m learning both needle felting and wet felting with Laryna. I’m thoroughly enjoying the different processes and aim to learn how to combine the techniques. Very creative craft and once learned and mastered, you’ll only be limited by your own imagination. Highly recommended.
- R: Great experience-very knowledgeable. Would come back for more workshops and highly recommended.
More felt workshops which I can offer. Not scheduled yet. Please, get in touch to find out more.
Create a colourful woollen Fairy, 2.5 hours Needle Felt Workshop
In this afternoon needle felt workshop for beginners and intermediates you will learn to create a woolen fairy using colourful wool fibres and a felt needle. It is fun, rewarding and easy to learn! At the end of this workshop you will have experienced the needle felting technique and will take home a unique woolen fairy.
This workshop is very suitable to book together with a friend or for mum and daughter. No previous experience needed. Material and a cup of tea included in the price of £24. (Non refundable deposit of £12, payable via PayPal. Please pay the other £12 on arrival at the workshop.) Please contact me to book your place. It is a small group of up to 5 participants. Teenagers from 16+ years onwards are welcome and from 12+ years when accompanied by an adult. Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs
Flower Felting Wet Felt Workshop, 2.5 hours
Depending on the season we might felt in the garden, surrounded by flowers and trees. This wet felt workshop is suitable for beginners and those with some wet felt experience. You will learn how to wet felt a 3 d flower using colourful sheep’s wool fibres, warm water and soap. You can make the flower into a brooch by sewing on a brooch back or make it into a hair piece or home deco. Children from 8+years are welcome when accompanied by an adult. Please, contact me and pay in advance to secure your place. Price: £25 incl. material, tea/coffee included. Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs
Beginners and Intermediate Wet Felt Workshop, 2.5 hours
In this wet felt workshop you’ll learn to create a flat felted item.
If you’re new to wet felting you’ll receive an introduction into the wet felting process. You’ll learn to felt a bead and a flat felted sheet. Depending on your design it can be made into a coaster, a brooch, a bracelet or a little wall hanging. It’s fun and you can get hooked easily! No previous experience requested. Children from 8+years are welcome when accompanied by an adult. Please book and pay in advance to secure your place. Price: £25 Includes material, tea/coffee. Max. 4 participants. Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs
Felt a unique Drum Beater – Wet Felt and Needle Felt Workshop, 3 hours
In this workshop you will make a drum beater for your shamanic drum. You can use both felting method: Wet felting and dry felting with a felt needle. Bring your own wooden stick for the drum beater in case you have one. Otherwise I have a small selection of sticks you can choose one from. You can choose your favourite colours and also design the drum beater in the way you wish. I’m happy to support you in this process. If you already have a drum please feel free to bring it along to the workshop.
Create a Seamless Felted Pouch or Wrist Cuffs – Wet Felt Workshop, 4 hours
In this workshop you’ll learn to felt a hollow and seamless item e. g. a pouch, a pair of reversible wrist cuffs or a vessel. You will use colourful sheep’s wool fibres, warm water, soap and friction and a template to create a hollow and firm felt item. It’s great fun to experience the process of wet felting! Craft experience and basic felt experience are welcome. This workshop is suitable for children age 10+ with interest in craft and accompanied by an adult. Please pay in advance to secure your place. Price: £40
In case you would like to felt a cover for a mini hot water bottle, then basic felt experience is expected. Then the price for the workshop incl. mini hot water bottle would be an extra £5, to be paid at the workshop. Please bring a towel and a packed lunch or snack for a short break.Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs.
Paint with Wool Fibres – Needle Felt Workshop for adults and Juniors ages 6+ on a Saturday, 2 hours
This beginner 2d needle felt workshop is suitable for adults and juniors 6+ years when accompanied by an adult. You will receive a prefelt or other flat sheet of woven or knitted fabric to needle felt an image, landscape, flower or other design on it. A huge variety of colourful sheep’s wool fibers is available to create your unique design. Price: £18 / adult, or 1 child + 1 adult =£30. please contact me to book and pay in advance to secure your place. Material, tea/coffee/juice and biscuits included. Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs
Create a Wet Felted Picture and add Needle Felted Features, 5.5 hours with 20-30 min. lunch break
In this joint felt workshop you will first create a wet felted picture, using your imagination, or bring an image, photo, postcard or drawing for inspiration. The size of the picture could be about A4 or smaller. After the wet felt process has been completed you will learn to add features and highlights to your felted picture, using a specific felt needle. Basic felt experience is useful, but not requested. Price: £52. All material included. Tea and biscuits provided. Please book in advance, as places are limited to four participants. Venue: Glasgow, Bishopbriggs
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