Classes

Cathy teaches needle felting classes and workshops in the GTHA area of Southern Ontario. Take a beginner’s course to learn the basics or take your needle felting to the next level and learn some intermediate techniques. Classes and workshops are currently held in various locations in Oakville, Burlington, and Hamilton. Each listing will say where the event is being held and a link for more information where you can sign up.

 

Don’t see a class that fits your time?

If you have 4 or more people and would like a private class with a project designed specific to what you want to make, please contact me and I will be happy to work with you. Cost is based on amount of people, time needed for the class, and materials required. Contact me >>

 

Private Lessons

Private lessons are very beneficial as you can get the one-on-one attention that you need, and every lesson is catered to your specific issue and project. If your problem requires more time and attention than 5 minutes, please book a private session with me. Contact me >>

 


Current Classes

July 19, 2018 – Thursday
Needle Felting a Hedgehog – Oakville
Spun Fibre Arts, 2464 Lakeshore Rd W., Unit 4, Oakville, ON L6L 1H8

 

This cute hedgehog will help you learn a basic needle felt wire wrapping technique. Using a pipe cleaner as the base, you will wrap wool around to get the basic shape. Also learn how to cut and attach Corriedale wool roving in rows to make the cute little hedgie spines. Other techniques include create the face shape using the rolling technique, learn how to make the ear shapes, and face detailing.

 

Cost: $45.00 + materials + tax
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

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July 29, 2018 – Sunday
Needle Felting a Barn Owl – Oakville
Spun Fibre Arts, 2464 Lakeshore Rd W., Unit 4, Oakville, ON L6L 1H8

 

Barn owls are super cute, and this little gal wants to screech her way into your heart. Once you make one, you’ll want to make tons more! Techniques you’ll learn include creating the core shape, make and attach wings, and the face detailing

 

Cost: $40.00 + materials + tax
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

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August 12, 2018 – Sunday
Needle Felting a Panda – Oakville
Spun Fibre Arts, 2464 Lakeshore Rd W., Unit 4, Oakville, ON L6L 1H8

 

The Giant Pandas may have left the Toronto Zoo, but here at Spun, we can celebrate this super gentle bear by making one of our very own. These Chinese critters will be an awesome addition to your house and your woolly panda won’t eat the 12 kilograms of bamboo those wild ones do.

Techniques you’ll learn are needle felting a core shape using the rolling ball technique, apply the black and white outer color, felt the ear shapes, make arms with the skewer technique, and sculpt the face detailing.

 

Cost: $40.00 + materials + tax
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

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Upcoming Classes

October 21, 2018 – Sunday – 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Needle Felting a Barn Owl – Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON L7S 1A9


November 11, 2018 – Sunday – 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Needle Felting a Gnome – Burlington
Art Gallery of Burlington, 1333 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON L7S 1A9