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October Workshop 2018

Sunday 21st October 2018, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Needle Felted Landscapes with Catharine Smith

Suitable for beginner to expert.  Learn the techniques for this easy to master craft and create a stunning picture of a landscape or seascape. Led by artist Cath Smith of Hedgehog & Hoot and ably assisted by Caroline Goss. The workshop will give you an opportunity to explore how to create a land or sea scape by needle felting. You will be needle felting with dyed Merino fleece, a mix of natural fleece from different breeds of sheep and Alpaca fibre to create a relief picture. This workshop also gives you the chance to explore the different qualities of Rare-Breed fleeces. This could be further developed with the addition of embroidery, beads etc.

You are encouraged to bring;

• a landscape photo if you have one you might want to use

• additional fibres for colour, texture etc.

All materials are included in the cost of the workshop.

There will be examples and pictures to give you inspiration but please bring along a favourite picture if you have one. No needle-felting experience is necessary.

12 places available.

Cost of workshop: members £25, non-members £30.

Details

Date:
Sunday 21st October 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Forest Hill Village Hall
Forest Hill Village Hall, Forest Hill
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX33 1DY United Kingdom
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Phone:
foresthill-online.com

Organiser

The Oxford Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers