NEEDLE FELTED ANIMAL HEADS

NEEDLE FELTED ANIMAL HEADS

Posted on behalf of The Workhouse Dunstable

 Cost: £50 inc materials


DESCRIPTION Join Nic Cremona from  Felt and Dandy and learn all basic needle felting techniques whilst making a beautiful Trophy Head mounted on a Block


You will learn how to make a  charming needle felted Highland Cow , Hare or Fox Head and  will cover all  basic  needle felting techniques for  most  creations -which Nic will  demonstrate  and talk you through step by step throughout the workshop.


By the end of the workshop, you will have learnt to:



  1. 1.      Use needles and needle felting tools,

  2. 2.      Make 3d shapes in felt,

  3. 3.       Make flat felt

  4. 4.      Join shapes ,

  5. 5.       Blend colours,

  6. 6.      Add  contour details,

  7. 7.      Attach eyes .

  8. 8.      Use glue to harden felt

  9. 9.      Plant sections of “fur”


All materials will be provided. You go home with a finished creation.


 


Nic Cremona of Felt and Dandy works as a wool sculptor and instructor, concentrating  on  needle felted wool creations in particular. Nic has been a product designer for 15 years . He previously worked in industry  leading a packaging design  team in Scandinavia. His work can be seen in shops and galleries across the Northern home counties and east midlands


WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING


Bring a comfortable cushion if required.


Tea, coffee and soft drinks will be provided throughout the day. Packed lunch or visit local cafes and food stores.

When
11 Oct 2019 at 10:00am
until 11 Oct 2019 at 4:00pm
Where
The Workhouse Dunstable
5 Ashton Square
Dunstable
LU6 3SN

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