Main Menu


In-house Training

Consultancy

Courses

Courses by Subject

Courses by Role

Courses by Phase

Courses by Country

Courses by Focus Area

Constructed Textiles for A Level

Learn more about this versatile technique in this one day practical workshop

Inhouse Training Course In-house

This course is only available to be delivered in your school. To find out how we can tailor this course to fit your needs, call our in-house team on 020 8253 8241 to receive a free, no-obligation quote.

Alternatively to search through our open courses visit our find a course page.


Suitable for: This course is for art and craft teachers who would like to include or are currently using felt making with their students

Phases suitable for:

  • Secondary

Course Reference: 7162WW

The day will focus on felt-making, a non-woven textile method, looking at 2-D and 3-D techniques. The 2-D aspect examines designs with multi-coloured fibres that can be used to create painterly, drawn and decorative designs. These can be applied to wall hangings, garments and accessories. The 3-D aspect covers development in sculptural forms. Samples will be provided along with ideas for school/college work.

  • Develop ideas for felt making projects
  • Understand 3D and 2D felt making techniques
  • Develop samples to stimulate your students
  • Encourage a range of applications including fine art, crafts and fashion

Sessions

3D and 2D Felt Making Techniques
  • Demonstration of felt making techniques
  • Hands on practical workshop using felt making materials
  • Make 2D and 3D samples to take back to the classroom
Develop Ideas For Projects
  • Felt making for a range of age groups
  • Ideas and suggestions for projects using felting
  • Designing and drawing with felt
Develop Samples To Use In The Classroom
  • Experimentation with a range of felting techniques
  • Develop samples to meet current or future projects
  • Develop diagrams of techniques and handouts to use with your students
Felt in Fine Art, Craft And Fashion Applications
  • How to use felting techniques to make 3D sculptural forms
  • Fashion clothing and accessories from felting
  • Examples of contempory uses of felt
< Back