3rd International Symposium of Common Languages of Turkic World – Patterns under the topic Intersections in Felt.

Baku, Azerbaijan Carpet Museum Baku

The symposium aim is the exchange of ideas on the common heritage of the Turkic peoples ‒ felt, as well as research and preservation of this craft’s traditions and customs, the revival of interest in it, and its application in various fields. Two thematic exhibitions, a workshop, a felt product fair, as well as a […]

Artists residency in Mexico – application deadline 29th July

Lake Chapala,

Free Winter Artist & Writer's Fiber Residency in Central Mexico APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 29, 2018 360 XOCHI QUETZAL is an artist and writer's residency located on enchanting Lake Chapala, Mexico. International writers, visual artists, fiber artists, new media artists, dancers and string musicians working with fiber materials or content are all welcome to apply for […]

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]