Needlefelted Orbs

Build your own organic growth. Learn the technique of needlefelting with wool and a barbed needle. Create a three-dimensional structure and explore the unique qualities of this material. In the first week, learn basic technique. In the second, delve into individual work and more advanced applications.

Note: There will be some homework between classes.

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Course Number

AW817

Class Size

12

Age Range

17+, teens with instructor's permission

Skill Level

All Levels

Prerequisite

None

Materials

Your materials fee (payable in class) will give you a kit including enough essential supplies to get you started, including 4 oz. wool in assorted colors, assorted felting needles and foam pad.

Additional materials will be available for purchase in class.

If you wish to do some exploring on your own, we recommend:

WOOL

FOAM

FELTING NEEDLES

  • Packages of assorted sizes can be found at AC Moore, Michael’s and other craft stores, with 36 gauge (course), 38 (medium), 40 (fine) and 42 (super-fine). You will want at least 8 course and if possible 8 medium and 4 fine. They break easily, so it’s better to have more rather than fewer.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

This class is not currently offered. If you’re interested, please let us know.