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 .
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 .