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Fleece to Felt

£400.00

Join us on our fleece to felt course. Covering everything you need to know to convert a fleece into naturally dyed felt.
Starting with the fleece, you will process it ready to be dyed. Alongside this, we will take a walk around the woods and neighbouring fields and harvest a range of traditional and modern plant materials to create our dye baths.

 

£400.00 Location : Greater London

Join us on our fleece to felt course. Covering everything you need to know to convert a fleece into naturally dyed felt. Starting with the fleece, you will process it ready to be dyed. Alongside this, we will take a walk around the woods and neighbouring fields and harvest a range of traditional and modern plant materials to create our dye baths.  

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  • In-Person Course
  • 4 days

Join us on our fleece to felt course. Covering everything you need to know to convert a fleece into naturally dyed felt. Starting with the fleece, you will process it ready to be dyed. Alongside this, we will take a walk around the woods and neighbouring fields and harvest a range of traditional and modern plant materials to create our dye baths. Our dye baths will all be natural materials, and the majority foraged, we will also use some traditional spices and dye plants that have been imported for generations. Dying the fleece over an open fire, you will create a range of different colours and shades. Then it's time for the creativity to begin, as you work the dyed fibres into a masterpiece of felt. Early Bird Tickets £350 (Available till end Sept 2021) Standard Tickets £400 The teaching hours for this course will run 9-5pm from the woods. The first day we meet at 9.15 for a 9.30 start and the final day we expect to finish around 4.30pm. Please note, it's a 20-minute walk into the woods from the parking area. The woodland is available for camping in, and there will be the option to chip into group meals cooked over the camp fire. Alternatively, there are a range of local B&B’s and other accommodation options nearby.

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