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Needle Felt Owls Workshops

A family of Owls in Needle Felt

A family of Owls in Needle Felt

9.30am – 4.30pm
£68 inc. a tasty 2 course Aga lunch & home baking

Material Charges £18

Create your own gorgeous needle felted family of Owls using various  shades of blended wool, with Annis McGowan

Needlefelt your own mother and baby owl using a variety of wools adding texture and interest with locks and natural fleece . All tools and material are provided and both owls are weighted, Mother owl is approx 20cm high, baby owl 14cm high.

 

A full day workshop ideal for beginners or those with experience learning inspiring needle felting techniques. Needle felting is the locking the wool fibres together through repeat stabbing with barbed needles,  it sounds complicated but can easily be learned and some beautiful pieces can be created in this way.

 

Please bring:All materials are provided by the tutor, please bring your materials fee below. Annis will provide a choice of colours.  Warning- due to the needles there has been some injuries in the past. Annis provides plasters but if your are allergic it is recommended you bring along your own.

Other dates for this course - see the table below to book:

Friday 21 June 2019

 Kindly note there will be a £18 materials charge payable directly to the tutor on the day. Typically this course runs with around 11 students.

 About the artist: Annis has always enjoyed being creative; she was introduced to working with wool at an early age. However, her discovery of needle felting some years ago captured her imagination and enthusiasm, which led to her designing her own 3D sculptures. Her work can now be found in galleries around the Lake District. She thoroughly enjoys the experience teaching at her workshops and meeting so many creative people whilst introducing them to the craft - many of whom find it very therapeutic as well as interesting.  Annis became known for her own design of her Herdwick sheep doorstop, and they have since become very popular subjects for the workshops, as well as the hare sculptures and owls. Annis will teach you her own  methods of creation & at the end of the course you will leave with something you can be proud of (there are some fantastic results), as well as the desire to continue the wonderful art of needle felting.

Workshop Date Book
Fri 21st June 2019 9:30 am
Quirky Workshops, Cumbria