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Painting with Wool

New Brunswick College of Craft & Design
457 Queen Street
Fredericton, NB

edVentures Workshop

After this 2-day class you will leave with your own handmade “Felted Painting” as well as a plethora of creative knowledge to build upon!

This workshop is designed to meet the creative needs of those with only the most basic understanding of felting, to those who consider themselves advanced, but with a thirst for knowledge.

Through hands-on learning you will be taught how to blend pre-dyed wools to mix your own colours, as well as discover an abundance of techniques (2D & 3D) used to create stunning textures using cloth, an assortment fibres, yarns, and physical manipulation.

Participants will also learn about the infinite possibilities of dying animal fibres with PRO WashFast Acid Dyes, and will be give a tutorial on needle felting, with all of our exciting new felting techniques and design elements fresh in mind, we will dive into the creative process of painting with felt!

Participants will have a variety of materials at their disposal, creativity and innovation is encouraged!

Most loosely woven cloths and animal/plant based fibres can be used when felting, from a lace table cloth, to your dog’s fur, please feel free to let your imagination run wild and bring along any materials you might like to add to your pièce de résistance!

Jul 20 - 21, 2019
9:00AM - 4:00PM
$219 +tax
506-460-2233/1-888-850-1333