Felt from 2D to 3D - Barbara Weeks

Using a plastic resist, repeatedly wrapped in wool, you will explore the magic of felt; layering colours, adding texture and lustre with silk fibres, wet felting and finally transforming to a 3D structure - magic!

Fodder Room, ArtGeo Cultural Complex

Sunday 08 November 2020 10:00AM -
Sunday 08 November 2020 1:30PM

You need to bring:
A towel 60cm x 1 metre
Bubble wrap, 50cm x 1 metre, small bubbles, no tears (can be two pieces 50 x 50)
Small pointed scissors
Plastic container, jug or ice cream tub.

Barbara will supply:
Merino wool and silk fibres for decoration.
Plastic resist for forming the bowl.
Net, sponge and dish soap.
Tea, coffee, cake.

Barbara Weeks is passionate about wool and the creative potential of felt making. Her teaching and exhibiting spans 5 decades in the UK and internationally. A journey from quilt making to felt making via wool. Now settled in Busselton, she is a member of the renowned Bunbury Felting Group.
She will be exhibiting in the Gallery from 17 October to 15 November and you can find her in the Gallery on selected Sundays demonstrating her work.
Please get in touch with any enquiries - it will be fun!
Cost: $60, bookings essential - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 0474 222 756

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