Introduction to Needle Felting

CLASS ID: 4R10
Date/Time: Tuesday, September 26, 6:00PM – 9:00PM

Leslie Granbeck
A great felting technique to add to your creative portfolio! No knitting, no water, learn to felt wool fibers using special barbed needles (yes, they’re sharp!). Design jewelry, ornaments, pin cushions, and more. Go green and embellish recycled wool sweater pieces for a variety of accessories, adornments and gifts. You’ll be amazed at the possibilities. $10 supply fee payable to instructor.

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Nuno Felted Scarf

CLASS ID: 4R13
Time/Date: Friday, October 20, 10:00AM – 2:30PM

Leslie Granbeck
Embellish a silk scarf with soft wool fibers to create a beautiful accessory perfect for any season. Choose your color palette of beautifully dyed fibers, and then create any design from floral to geometric to abstract. Without knitting or sewing, you’ll create a supple scarf using a little soapy water and a unique felting technique. $25 materials fee includes all fibers and supplies is payable to instructor.

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Felted Vases, Vessels, and Bowls

CLASS ID: 4R11
Date/Time: Monday, November 13, 10:00AM – 2:30PM

Leslie Granbeck
Learn the fascinating art of seamless 3-D wet felting! Using wool and a variety of natural fibers, felt a small vessel to hold trinkets, chocolates, or to simply brighten up any shelf. Choose bright or natural colors, then “sculpt” your vessel into any shape from organic to contemporary. You can even make it reversible. $20 material fee, payable to instructor, includes all fibers and supplies.

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Felted Luminarias

CLASS ID: 4R12
Date/Time: Sunday, November 5, 12:30PM – 5:00PM

Leslie Granbeck
Add a warm glow to the holiday season with pretty, felted luminarias. Learn traditional wet felting techniques using wool and a little soapy water. Add texture and other design embellishments using a variety of materials. Your luminarias are the perfect accent for the mantle, dinner table, or any spot that needs a little soft illumination. $20 materials fee, payable to instructor, includes all fibers and supplies for two luminarias.

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Felted Tote Bag

Saturday, September 16, 9:30 AM-4:30 PM
Leslie Granbeck

Explore the fascinating art of seamless feltmaking! Without knitting or sewing, create a durable tote bag using wool fibers and traditional felting techniques. This roomy tote carries everything from your art supplies to your laptop. You can even make it reversible! Learn a variety of embellishing techniques using prefelts, yarn, and other natural fibers. $35 supply fee, payable to instructor, includes fibers and supplies for your bag. A variety of handle options are available for an additional fee, or you can provide your own handles.

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