Feltmaking Workshop - Corsages

Channel your inner Frieda Kahlo by making a fabulous felt corsage.

 Channel your inner Frieda Kahlo by making a fabulous felt corsage, perfect for adding a flash of fun to any outfit!

After choosing from a wonderful range of coloured fleece you will learn how to create layers of felt using a plastic resist. You will also learn how to make a felt spike or a felt ball and attach it to other layers of fibre. You will then felt, shrink and shape the flower before cutting the petals and finishing the edges.

No experience is required for this workshop. If you have previous felting experience you may have time to make more than one corsage.

 

What you learn:

  • How to use resists to create layers of felt
  • How to make a felt ball and spike
  • How to join felt attachments

 What you make: One or two corsages

 We Provide: All materials, including one brooch back per person. If you  make more than one corsage you can buy extra brooch backs. Please bring an old towel and a plastic bag to take your work home with you.

 Time: 10am-4pm

 Cost: £55