Fri, 14 Jan

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Caves Beach

Felting Workshop at Finite Gallery

Explore wet felting techniques and create two felt pieces. Beginners welcome. All materials provided.

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Felting Workshop at Finite Gallery

Time & Location

14 Jan, 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Caves Beach, 60 Caves Beach Rd, Caves Beach NSW 2281, Australia

About the Event

In this small group workshop we will explore wet felting. All materials are provided for you to create a peice of felt that you can then make into a small bag, cushion cover, journal covers, coasters, needle-case or other similar items.  Then after the lunch break we'll progress and you'll make a small bowl.

You'll learn how to lay out the wool tops, decorate your piece, then felt and full it. By the end of the class you will have a peice of beautiful felt about 20cm square that you have created your self to use in other projects and a small bowl.

This workshop is a great opportunity to enjoy handmade processes and have fun learning how to continue these traditional crafts.

Price is $110 and includes:

All materials and tools including wool tops in a variety of colours and threads to embellish your piece.

Tea, coffee and morning tea.

Bookings essential

About your tutor:

Amanda Donohue studied printmaking at Sydney College of the Arts graduating with a Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours). She also has a Graduate certificate in Cross Disciplinary Art & Design from the College of Fine Arts (UNSW) where she studied textiles. Amanda has been a practicing artist for over twenty years, has been teaching for about 10 years in the Hunter area and exhibits regularly.  See more about Amanda at www.amandadonohue.org.

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