Felt Scarf Making Workshop for Beginners

Make a nuno felted wool and silk scarf

4 hours Class size 1 to 2     label $370

In this workshop, you will learn about different types of wool and different decorative fibres used in felting.

You will be shown examples of decorating techniques. You will learn how to layout wool correctly, and how to make an accurate edge.

You will learn to combine wool with silk as well as making thin, light felt suitable for summer weather.

Finally, at the end of the workshop, each participant will end up with their own, unique, handmade scarf using a wide range of colours of their own choosing.

All materials and equipment for the felting provided in the cost of the workshop.

Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners.
What you'll get
  • All materials and equipment for the felting provided. Materials include merino wool, pure silk fabric and natural fibres.
  • Your own handmade felt scarf to take home.
What to bring
Two big towels and a 1-2 litre water tank.

Canterbury, NSW

Exact location is anonymised for privacy. You'll get the specific address after booking.

Your teacher
Vera Alexanderova
Vera Alexanderova

Textile Artist 20 years experience in Fashion

5.0 (2)

My name is Vera Alexandrova, I am a fashion and textile designer working with natural fibres such as wool, silk, etc. My love for felting began many years ago when I studied fashion design in National Research University based in Moscow, Russia where I am from originally.

Since then I developed a number of my own techniques which I use to create my unique and environmentally friendly products. Amongst my customers are people from all around the world who appreciate the beauty of natural materials.

My works have participated in numerous exhibitions and shows in Russia and Australia and have won top awards.

I can share my love and passion towards wool, and teach you how to make unique things from wool and silk.

No sewing machines!
Just wool, silk, water, soap and our hands!

Verified reviews

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Belinda Richmond Apr 2021

I had a wonderful experience with Vera in this workshop. She contacted me in advance to check my colour preference so she could dye the silk and made sure that the beautiful merino wool and threads she provided were according to the colour palette I requested. From the moment I met Vera, she was warm and welcoming and happy to share her knowledge of felting with me. I appreciated her help and suggestions and the confidence she gave me to make my first felted scarf. I love my creation and can't wait to wear it and show it off. I look forward to more courses with you. :) Belinda

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