Exploring the Art of Feltmaking

Come and join Feltmakers North throughout August Craft Month for a series of events and workshops with local feltmakers at Lisburn Library and Hillsborough Village Centre

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'Felt Fantastic' Exhibition

When: 6pm 10/08/2018 (Launch) 11/08/2017 – 31/08/2017 (General opening hours)

Where: Lisburn City Library

Price: Free

Exhibition showcasing the work of members of Feltmakers North at Lisburn Library. 'Felt Fantastic' will launch on 10 August at 6pm and run until the end of the month.  Open to the public.

Keep up to date with the exhibition and Feltmakers North here. For any enquiries, contact feltmakersnorth@gmail.com.

 

Make a Merino Wool Scarf Workshop

When: 10am-4pm 12/08/2017

Where: Hillsborough Village Centre

Price: £45 (Advance booking required)

Make a beautiful scarf using fine merino wool with silk embellishments. Tutor: Ann McCullough. Feltmakers North is a group of enthusiastic feltmakers who work together to promote and develop excellence in feltmaking. The guild loves to share its knowledge and skills to support others in appreciating this ancient and diverse craft.

Suitable for ages 18+.

Keep up to date with the workshop and Feltmakers North here. For bookings and any enquiries, contact feltmakersnorth@gmail.com.

 

 
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Meet the Maker Days

When: 10.30am-12.30pm 15/08/2017 & 22/08/2017

Where: Lisburn City Library

Price: Free

Meet the Maker opportunities will be held in Lisburn Library, 1st floor on Tuesday 15th and 22nd August between 10.30am and 12.30pm. On the 15th of August needlefelting will be demonstrated and wet felting on the 22nd.

Both the Exhibition and the Meet the Maker Demonstrations are open to the general public and everyone is welcome. 

Keep up to date with the workshop and Feltmakers North here. For bookings and any enquiries, contact feltmakersnorth@gmail.com.

 
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Make a 3D Wool Vessel Workshop

When: 10am-4pm 19/08/2017

Where: Hillsborough Village Centre

Price: £45 (Advance booking required)

Make a wonderful 3D vessel using native wools. Tutor: Gail Cooke. All materials and equipment will be supplied. Participants are asked to bring two small towels.

Keep up to date with the workshop and Feltmakers North here. For bookings and any enquiries, contact feltmakersnorth@gmail.com.

Lisburn Library

 

Hillsborough Village Centre