Big Flower Class — Wet Felting Techniques with Kelly Agrue

Thursday afternoon mini-workshop

Skill Level

Beginner to Intermediate.  No prior experience required.

Class Length

4 hours

Class Description

In this class you will learn how to wet felt a large flower with attached lariat like stem. Using wool, silk, and silky mohair locks I will teach you how to take a pile of wool and make this stunning 3D flower. Techniques that you will learn are basic wet felting, using resists, and adding 3-d elements to your felt.

Instructor Biography

Kelly is a teacher from Dade City, Florida.  While her process-oriented left brain gets a workout with her students, she is happiest when she is able to unleash her artistic right brain!  Kelly has many creative opportunities on the farm where she lives with her family and a plethora of furry friends: alpacas, sheep, llamas, angora goats, and a fluffy giant angora rabbit.  She has been felting, dyeing, spinning, and weaving for a number of years.

Fees

Registration: $65

Materials: $15 for materials and use of all the tools necessary to make a flower.

Materials Fees are not collected as part of registration.  They are paid directly to the instructor at the beginning of class.

Students to Bring

  • Old Towel
  • Scissors
  • A smile!