Textured Felt Bag Workshop with Mandy Nash

Donaghadee County Down

Combining wool and flax, make a unique felt bag in a day. Using wet felting techniques, students will make a simple bag, with an integral handle. You will learn how to lay down wool fleece using a resist to create three dimensional forms. By adding flax and alpaca, a textured surface can be achieved. Materials […]

£50

Felt Fridays with Niki Collier

Niki Collier Studio Studio 24, The Courtyard, Marlay Park, Dublin 16, Dublin 16

Six week course introducing the magic of feltmaking. Come and create beautiful pieces of fibre art. Starting with the ever loved flowers and exploring the fibres in textures in pictures and vessels we would find out the magic of making something yours in just a few hours. 8th Feb Flower 15th Feb Picture 22nd Feb […]

£45

MONUMENTALITY / FRAGILITY EUROPEAN PRIZE FOR APPLIED ARTS

National Design and Craft Gallery Kilkenny Castle Yard, Kilkenny, Kilkenny

Niki Collier sculptures of viruses were selected in the annual BECaft exhibition MONUMENTALITY / FRAGILITY showcasing excellence in European craft. Niki Collier's work in felt has been recognised for its intimate understanding of techniques and her dedication to origin and material in her storytelling. She participates in national and international curated shows and develops solo […]

Monthly Felt-in January 2020

Hillsborough Village Hall, County Down 7 Ballynahinch Rd,, Hillsborough, Northern Ireland

Feltmakers North will hold their monthly felt-in on Saturday, 18 January from 10am - 1pm in the village hall in Hillsborough. This month will be creating felted jewellery. Bring your usual felting kit. Fibres and some supplies will be available for purchase. Cost for non-members is £7; members are free.

Online class – Felted bags and small cases

This is an online course over 6 weeks for felt-makers with some previous experience (suitable for felt-makers who are comfortable felting over a resist, please contact me if you are not sure). The first tutorial will be posted in the class forum pages on April 16th, with 2 more tutorials posted weekly after that. The […]

£60.00

Online class – Fun with Concertina Hats

This is an online course over 6 weeks, you can work at your own pace and in the safety of your own home, there is no requirement for you to be online at specific times.. The first tutorial about hat blocks with some ideas on how to make your own if you do not already […]

£50.00

Workshop in a Wallet – Fun with Felt Flowers at Home – bell flower

at home

Coronavirus lock-down? This is a single-flower at-home version of my popular Fun with Felt Flowers workshop. This is a workshop for beginners or improvers and also suitable for children over 8 years old with parental supervision. I have included illustrated instructions, fibres and all the materials you will need to make a bell-shaped flower brooch, […]

£20

Workshop in a Wallet – Fun with Felt Flowers at Home – double petal flower

at home

This is a single-flower at-home version of my popular Fun with Felt Flowers workshop but to make just a double-petal flower. This is a workshop for beginners or improvers and also suitable for children over 8 years old with parental supervision. I have included illustrated instructions, fibres and all the materials you will need to […]

£20

Workshop in a Wallet – Gone to Seed at Home

at home

Locked-down at home? This is an at-home version of my popular Gone to Seed workshop, suitable for beginners or improvers and also for children over 8 years old with parental supervision. I have included illustrated instructions, fibres and all the materials you will need to make a pretty seedpod with seed, tendrils and leaves - […]

£35

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 […]