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

May 27, 2018 – Sunday
Learn to Needle Felt a Fox – Oakville
Spun Fibre Arts, 2464 Lakeshore Rd W., Unit 4, Oakville, ON L6L 1H8

 

This is the perfect activity to do with your friends, tween, teen, or younger child (9+). Reconnect with natural fibres and bond during this fun class while learning a new craft and creating this adorable little fox.

Techniques to be learned: Create a core shape using the rolling ball technique, apply an outer colour felt triangle ear shapes, learn the skewer technique for a tail and how to sculpt the face detailing.

 

Cost: $40 + tax + materials
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

*Please Note: This class will be cancelled if less then 3 students sign up. Class maximum is 6 students.

 

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May 31, 2018 – Thursday
Wool “Paint” Night – Burlington
Williams Fresh Cafe, 1250 Brant Street, Burlington, Ontario L7P 1X8

 

This needle felt workshop is a great all levels project for beginners, intermediate, or advanced felters. You will learn to use a barbed needle to attach wool roving to a pre-felted 100% wool sheet to create a picture or what we call a felt painting. This class will focus on a sunset image using amazing wool colours to create an 8″ x 10″ wool “painting”.

 

Cost: $40 + fee (includes materials & a cup of tea or coffee)
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

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Coming Soon

June 14, 2018 – Thursday
Class at Speckles Art Studio, Oakville – TBD
Speckles Art Studio, 461 North Service Rd. West, Unit 11B, Oakville, ON L6M 2V5

 

July & August 2018
Classes at Spun Fibre Arts, Oakville – TBD
Spun Fibre Arts, 2464 Lakeshore Rd W., Unit 4, Oakville, ON L6L 1H8