NEPENTHE STUDIO WET FELTING WORKSHOPS
How to make a yurt.
Wet felting is believed to be the oldest method of fabric making in the world. Dated back to between 6500-6300BE
A Yurt is a house or shelter made of wet felt. HERE IS HOW IT WAS DONE.
build a Mongolian Yurt.
HANDMADE WET FELTED HATS At Ponemah Central Art Centre.September 28th
I’ll show you how to measure your head and make a pattern (resist) , design and create a ultra warm hat that’s wind proof, water resistant, and totally unique to YOU.
bring 2 bath towels and your lunch. The towels can be worn and grungey, as long as they are still absorbent.
we-start at 10 am and have until 5:30.
See you on the 28th. Yay!
THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL
Next week , September 28th 10 future HATTERS will converge on Ponemah Beach Art Centre for a day long workshop, learning to design and create wet felted wool winter hats.
these will be truly CANADIAN hats, to keep you cosy to -40C.
watch for our fabulous results!
WET FELTING HAT WORKSHOP OCTOBER 19, 2019
presents- wet felting hat workshop
Short ROADTRIP! 3/4 of an hour drive to Chris Larsen’s beautiful River’s Edge Studio on the Boyne River, where I will teach you the art of creating a wet Felted hat. These aren’t just ordinary hats! Noooooo... they are truly Canadian hats to handle the coldest weather Canada and Manitoba can dish out. You will learn the process of design, of making the most ancient fabric in history. Lots of colours to choose from and ideas to fire you up designing just what you want. You’ll go home with a work of wearable art that will be totally original and toasty warm. The written instructions are easy to follow so you can create more beautiful hats for friends and family!