Join Jane for a fun half day session learning how to make handmade needle felted gnomes.
The session will be led by local Artist and Feltmaker Jane Bardgett who will guide you through each step, using 100% wool fibres and a felting needle, you will begin by create a cone shaped body followed by a hat, a nose (possibly more facial features it’s up to you!) and then that wonderful iconic gnome beard! Creating your own individual Gnome character to take home.
They make the perfect handmade Christmas gift for friends & family.
By the end of your session, you will not only have learnt a new skill but have the confidence to make more at home if you wish. There is an opportunity to purchases additional materials or tools if you wish.
Please note there is a material cost of £5 payable to the tutor on the day. This includes wool to make one, two or three gnomes depending on size, example one large one will be around 30cm high/ Two medium around 20cm or three around 15cm tall.
For an additional £2 – you can also take away with you one quality felting needle and a small foam mat.
Jane is also running Felting workshops on the following dates:
15th May – Felt Painting Botanicals:
9th July – Felt Painting Landscapes:
23rd October – Felt Painting Animal Portraits:
20th November – Needle Felted Christmas Decorations:
If because of changing ‘social distancing’ rules this workshop is unable to run you will be offered an alternate date and/or full refund so please BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE. See our Refund Policy for more info
2 spaces left.
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Difficulty: Suitable for all
Lunch included: No
Tea, coffee included: Yes
Material Price: £5 or £7