Nuno Felted Scarf with Felted Lace Online Class


***IFA Members 10% discount, code: ifa2020*** This online course introduces you to Nuno Felt, Felted Lace and Felt Dye Techniques. It is suitable for complete beginners or anyone who would like to learn or improve their skills in nuno felt, fine lace and dye techniques. Delivered via videos.


Felted Textured Cushion / Hat & Neckwarmer Online Class


***IFA Members 10% Discount Code: ifa2020 Learn how to create colourful and textured felt suitable for wearable and furnishing. Create a cushion, a hat and a neck warmer, and then apply this technique to many other projects. Delivered via Videos and PDF Tutorials. Suitable for beginners You will learn basics of classical wool layout. How […]


ReConnect – the IFA’s second online exhibition

After the success of our first online exhibition in response to the global pandemic in 2020, the International Feltmakers Association is holding its second selected online exhibition of members’ work in 2021. The theme and title of the exhibition is ReConnect. The exhibition will launch on the IFA website on 27th March. We once again […]

Felt Bag on a Ball Online Course with Natasha Smart Textiles


This course teaches everything you need to create a beautiful wool felt handbag using an innovative Felt Bag on a Ball 3D resist wet felting technique. Join Natasha on this step-by-step video tutorial journey, packed with clear instruction and tips. Suitable for beginners as well as existing feltmakers who want to develop their wet felting […]


Coronavirus Scarf tutorial with Mandy Nash

Make a wet felted spiky scarf inspired by the coronavirus pandemic. This is a project that will keep you occupied for a day or two and the technique can be developed in many different ways. You will be sent a detailed five page tutorial as a pdf file with some support by email.


Pleated Felt Scarves with Mandy Nash

Based on Canadian smocking, these techniques do not lend themselves to a real time workshop. Therefore, I have chosen to offer a demonstration where I explain three different pleating techniques and how to apply them to make scarves. The Zoom recording is available for students to watch repeatedly. I explain how to prepare felt for […]


Kaleidoscope Dish Workshop with Mandy Nash

Make a dish for your table using multiple resists - perfect for containing chocolates or jewellery! This workshop, delivered via Zoom is suitable for those with some felting experience, I demonstrate the technique so participants can make along with me. There is a short Zoom introductory session to allow students to prepare the right equipment […]


Slash/Reveal with Mandy Nash

During this workshop, participants experiment with Bergschaf wool batts to create a colourful flat sample using the ‘Slash /Reveal’ technique. Suitable for those with some felting experience, I demonstrate the technique so participants can make along with me, experimenting with Bergschaf wool batts to create a colourful slashed piece. This wool felts easily but is […]


Traditional Feltmaking for Beginners with Karen Waters

Online Course Now Open for Registration... Traditional Feltmaking for Beginners teaches the ancient art of feltmaking, in an easy step-by-step format. It was created with first-time felters in mind, so no experience is necessary, though novices may benefit as well. You'll learn the fundamentals of wet felting with the use of minimal tools, plus I’ll […]

Shearling eco rug workshop with Vivienne Morpeth

The Ropewalk Gallery ,DN18 5JT

This one day workshop will give you the knowledge and skills to handle and begin to work creatively with a first shearing raw fleece. Working with a whole raw fleece you will learn how to skirt the fleece, layout the fibres, add additional fibres and hand roll and felt a gorgeous natural eco rug . […]