Create a beautiful felt Easter Egg and Chicken using felting techniques.
Head on out to the country for a wonderful day of teas, home baking and crafting. Maureen will share the secrets of Felting beautiful natural wool fibre.
You will also have the opportunity to incorporate other fibres like silk for artful yet hardy and practical projects.
This day of knowledge sharing will see you create a special Wet Felted Egg and incubate a cute Needle Felted Chicken to hide within.
“This has been one of my Grandchildren’s most favourite gifts. They treasure them, popping the wee chicken away to sleep every evening. It has become an Easter tradition as they wait with anticipation to see what eggs and treats within they may find”.
As part of the project, you will learn basic felting skills. You will also learn silken cord and tassel making to provide a stylish closure.
We will provide all tools and a colourful array of materials.
You get to take home the Easter Treasure, an egg mould, the tools and knowledge to make more of these special gifts.
Guaranteed to delight.
These fabulous eggs can be embellished in many ways to have the lasting appeal of Faberge.
A special gift to cross the generations