Needle Felted Sheep Workshop Sunday 18th September 11am -1.30pm
Learn the art of 3D needle felting with textile artist Claire McDowell of Bad Bird Craft. Suitable for beginners, or those with some experience of felt work, this 2.5 hour workshop will take you step by step through the basics of felting carded wool to create a soft sculpture of a local breed Scottish Black-face or Suffolk sheep. Learn how to create a basic wire armature and how to sculpt your 3D sheep using a combination of different tones of wool.
All materials and tools for felting your sheep will be supplied. Refreshments will also be available throughout the workshop.
Stone Row Artisans is located on the 1st floor of the old Laura Ashley Building. Unfortunately there is no lift facility in the building.