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Fashionable Felting Class

April 13, 2010

There are a few spots left in the fashionable felting class! See below for details and call or email to register!

Example of Felted Handbag

Fashionable Felting – Beginner

When: Sunday’s April 18, 25, May 2
Time: 1 – 3pm
Cost: $65 – $85 (+gst) – sliding scale
Instructor: Caitlin Ffrench
Felt is the oldest form of fabric known to humankind. It predates knitting and weaving.
This felting class will teach wet felting techniques, and the end result will be a one of a kind purse, handbag or carry bag.  These techniques will include wet felting, nuno felting, needle felting, applique work, and embroidery.
The bag will be made in a flat piece, and sewn together.
The history of felting will also be taught throughout the course.  Minimum 5 and maximum 8 participants.

Materials Needed: At least 75g of felting wool roving – corriedale or merino, Dish washing gloves, one meter of loosely woven fabric (Cheese cloth, chiffon, etc.), embroidery thread, beads, buttons, fun flare! Supplies can be purchased at Baaad Anna’s.

Felt Charm Bracelet

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