First needle felt class of the year

look what we made today

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Today, I taught my first needle felt class of the year and it was pure joy. The class was at The Slipped Stitch in Sherborne and the theme was Bears and Hares – always very popular and the results are great, as you can see.

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Blobs, well formed, using Moorit Shetland wool.
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It’s all about building good, firm shapes which will be connected together
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Even at this stage, the shapes are taking to take on a personality of their own because every person making them has their own personality and way of working.
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Deep brown wool – impossible to photograph.

Then, when they start to come together, look as the characters emerge.

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Thanks to the lovely ladies who came to learn today, for their humour, their conversation and their enthusiasm – it really paid off.

So, when’s the next class?

20th May in Sherborne at The Slipped Stitch and we’re making British Birds, like these:

2 thoughts on “First needle felt class of the year

  1. HI Lydia, just wanted to say thankyou for a great workshop on Saturday, a fabulous day spent with such fun people and learning the art of needle felting as well!! Good luck with all the busy bees.
    Many thanks

    Chris Avis

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