DAGMAR BINDER Seamless waistcoats with 3d structures or multiple collars (Montbrun, Oct 30–Nov 1, 2023)

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

After some years, 3d sculptural waistcoats are back to Montbrun-Bocage.. You will have a new chance to learn more about felting a seamless and well-fitting garment, a waistcoat (or, if you are are an advanced and quick felter... you may even think of adding sleeves for a jacket). We will have a close look at […]

FELTING WITH GLADYS PAULUS in the South of FRANCE ADVANCED LEVEL MASKS OF EXTINCTION

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

FACES OF EXTINCTION (ANIMAL MASKS LEVEL 2) OCTOBER 4 to 10, 2023 in Montbrun Bocage South of France • 6 days + 1/2 day photography • Type: Masterclass • Level: Advanced (application criteria apply) PRACTICAL LEARNING During this technical master class, you will learn how to calculate, design and create a base resist template which […]

FELTING WITH GLADYS PAULUS in the South of France 6 DAYS WORKSHOP

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

INTRODUCTION TO MAKING ANIMAL MASKS - THE BASICS (LEVEL 1) September 25 to 30 5 days, 1 day off •Type: Advanced workshop •Level: Advanced In this advanced workshop, students are guided through the basic principles and techniques of felting an animal mask, step by step, from start to finish, using a relatively uncomplicated animal as […]

FELTING WITH GLADYS PAULUS in the South of FRANCE 5 days workshop September 18 to 22, 2023

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

SAMPLES: A LIBRARY OF IDEAS 5 days • Type: workshop • Level: Intermediate During this workshop, you will make a series of 2-D felt pieces from which small samples (approximately 15 x 15cm) are selected. These will form the jumping off point for a deeper exploration of felt making techniques and effects, as well as […]

FELTING WITH GLADYS PAULUS in the South of FRANCE

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

COLOUR PLAY: September 13 to 15, 2023 COLLAGE, CONTRAST, SHADE, BLENDING & LAYERING TECHNIQUES • 3 days • Type: workshop • Level: Beginner/Intermediate Dyed wool for felting is available in such a rich array of colours these days, it is tempting to buy every colour under the sun! But this can be a bit like […]

ELISABETH BERTHON The devil is in the detaiL

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

Design and create a unique wool felt jacket or coat for any occasion A bespoke piece, whether it is a jacket or a coat, is designed with the unique body of a woman in mind. Imagine wearing a piece of clothing that is exclusively tailored to your body shape and suits you to perfection. In […]

IRT DULMAN spring 2023 France 5 days class botanical printing on CELLULOSE FABRICS, SILK and WOOL (40h internship)

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

In the first part of this class I will teach the fundamental aspects in botanical prints on celulose fibers and silk-Mordant and printing. I will teach you how to mordant your fabrics in an innovative way that will allow you to use the mordant as a creative tool and to obtain different results according to […]

A manual nuno felt session in two parts. MARJOLAINE ARSENAULT, from MAY 12 to 18 2023 for a 7 days spring residence in the south of France :

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

Part 1: may 12 to 13 : Nuno Felt Scarf Join Marjolaine in this first 2-day class to create a nuno felt scarf you can wear different ways and closing with a button. During this workshop you will explore the technique of nuno felt, a wet felting process combining silk fabric and wool roving Part […]

Marjolaine Arsenault – Nuno Felt Immersion

Atelier du Bocage 31 lieu dit la couech, montbrun bocage, Occitanie, France

May 12-18, Atelier du Bocage, Montbrun, France Join Marjolaine in Europe, in a 7-day class to create a variety of pieces. You will begin the journey by creating a shawl and continue with the making of a tunic or vest. Her fascination for the limitless possibilities of making nuno felt seamless garments led her to […]