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Learn to create a beautiful fibre-based landscape with instructor Margaret Anne Smith. Using two felting techniques (wet-felting and dry or needle-felting), play with colours and textures and create a wall hanging to take home with you. You will learn about various kinds of wool and see how they work in this ancient craft of felt-making! The instructor will provide samples and photos for inspiration, walk you through the wet-felting and needle-felting processes, and give options for framing your finished work.
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Dates: Mondays, May 1, 8, 2023
Duration: 2 weeks
Fees: $65 tuition / Supplies purchased from instructor: $45 (please note that 20% senior discount applies to the tuition fee only)
Skill level: Beginner
Supplies/Equipment: Participants are asked to bring:
- 2 old towels
- A hair dryer
- A pool noodle
- A spray bottle
Capacity: 10 students
Seniors Discount: Seniors aged 65+ are eligible for a 20% discount on all adult workshops; enter coupon code SENIOR65 at checkout.
Margaret Anne Smith is a teacher, poet, and fibre artist who lives in Saint John. Fascinated by the interplay of colour and texture, she uses wet felting, dry (needle) felting, and hand stitching to make garments, wall-hangings, and small figures. She draws inspiration from living near the shores of the Bay of Fundy, and loves to share her passion by facilitating workshops.
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