Archive for November, 2012


Intermediate and Beginning Classes Winter and Early Spring

November 9, 2012

Here are the next set of felting classes at Deep Color .  All of these classes are open to beginners except 3 – d Shibori  in March .

Sat . Dec 8   Texture in Felting  10 to 5

We will make ridges , fringe , slots , layers and bobbles in felt and nuno felt using resists ,  shibori and manipulation .  The project can be vessels , bags , hats or scarves .


Sat  Jan 5  Color and It’s Qualities in Feltmaking

You can do things with color in felt that you can’t do with any other medium . We will work on color theory , extending and creating form with value , saturation , density , color pops and layering . the project will be a felt painting . Very fun and useful class – lots of new material .


Sat Jan 12  Bags and Boots  10 to 5

We will cover how to use plastic resists and multiple batts to make vessels , handbags or felt boots . This is a bit tricky and hard to learn from a book – a good class for your felting repertoire.


Sat Feb 9 Valentine Felting  10 to 5

We will make large and small felt hearts using grids , resists , felt flowers and fabric .  A valentine tea will be included .  A good intro class .


Sat and Sun March 9 and 10  3 – D Shibori 2 day Class

We will play with shibori , prefelts , dry prefelts , organza silk and lots of color to make many layered dyed and slashed forms . This class has some dyeing and a lot of tieing . Experience ay Deep Color required .