What is needle felting?
It is the process of transforming wool into a solid 3D felted object using a special barbed needle which allows the fibres of the wool to tightly knit together. It is a fun and relaxing process, but it does take concentration as the needles are very sharp!
Arrive and register
Intro to needle felting and Deanne’s work
Get to know the group. Discussion about experience and aspirations
Understanding the head and proportion. How to break down the face into basic shapes and create them in felt. Choose what you would like to work with after lunch, either concentrate on individual features or a small head.
13:00 - 13:45pm
Lunch - Please feel free to bring a packed lunch and drinks or pop into Conwy for food
Quick review and then move onto construction
Finish and gather for review