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Needle Felt Classes & Workshops

Cathy teaches needle felting classes and workshops in the GTHA area of Southern Ontario AND NOW offers classes ONLINE!! 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, and occasionally will teach outside this area. Each listing will say where the event is being held and a link for more information where you can sign up.

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Fall Workshops & Classes Online

Fall online workshops are being planned and some new projects are in the works. Registration will start in mid-September. I’m always planning and adding workshops so make sure to check here often and follow me on Facebook.

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September 29 & October 6, 2020 – 2 Tuesdays
Needle Felt Decorative Fall Gourds – 2 Evening Classes
Zoom Online
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. EDT

In this fun 2-week online evening class, learn to needle felt two small Fall gourds of your choosing. Pick from a variety of colors and learn all the ways to make the different kinds of gourds. Goose-necked, mini-pumpkins, pear shaped, round…the combos are limitless. Did you know there are 700 types of gourds?

Session 1: September 29 :: Learn the basic shapes, sizes, and add color and felt 2 gourd styles of your choosing.

Session 2: October 6 :: Learn how to add warts, dirt, color blending, and any extra embellishments to the gourds you made in session 1.

Cost: $45.00 is ONLY for the 2-week class time. If you have all the supplies and wool at home, you don’t need to buy the supply kit. The Workshop Supply Kit and Foam Pad are ADD-ONS when you check out. Click the registration link to see what you need for this workshop.

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October 1 & October 8, 2020 – 2 Thursdays
Needle Felt Decorative Fall Gourds – 2 Morning Classes
Zoom Online
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT

In this fun 2-week online morning class, learn to needle felt two small Fall gourds of your choosing. Pick from a variety of colors and learn all the ways to make the different kinds of gourds. Goose-necked, mini-pumpkins, pear shaped, round…the combos are limitless. Did you know there are 700 types of gourds?

Session 1: October 1 :: Learn the basic shapes, sizes, and add color and felt 2 gourd styles of your choosing.

Session 2: October 8 :: Learn how to add warts, dirt, color blending, and any extra embellishments to the gourds you made in session 1.

Cost: $45.00 is ONLY for the 2-week class time. If you have all the supplies and wool at home, you don’t need to buy the supply kit. The Workshop Supply Kit and Foam Pad are ADD-ONS when you check out. Click the registration link to see what you need for this workshop.

Register Online >

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October 16, 2020 – Friday
Needle Felt a Winter Scene “Painting”
Zoom Online
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. EDT

This workshop is part of the Woodstock Fleece Festival which is cancelled for 2020. From the comfort of your home, learn how to needle felt a Winter scene onto a 4″x 6″ wool felt sheet. You will learn various 2-D needle felting techniques to create a beautiful wool painting. This is a very relaxed project and great to do with friends. The 4″ x 6″ size is perfect for framing.

Cost: $35.00 for the workshop ONLY. If you have all the supplies and wool at home, you don’t need to buy the supply kit. The Workshop Supply Kit and Foam Pad are ADD-ONS when you check out. Click the registration link to see what you need for this workshop.

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Note: I need at least 5 students or this class will be cancelled. Please tell your friends. 🙂

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October 17, 2020 – Saturday
Needle Felt a Sheep Puff
Zoom Online
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EDT

This workshop is part of the Woodstock Fleece Festival which is cancelled for 2020. From the comfort of your home, learn to needle felt this cute sheep puff figure by creating a core ball shape and adding the head, ears and facial features. Then learn to properly apply locks for your sheep’s warm fleece coat. You can also make a little chewing cheek with leaves or a carrot sticking out. I will also show students how to turn their sheep into an ornament

Cost: $35.00 for the workshop ONLY. If you have all the supplies and wool at home, you don’t need to buy the supply kit. The Workshop Supply Kit and Foam Pad are ADD-ONS when you check out. Click the registration link to see what you need for this workshop.

Register Online >

Note: I need at least 5 students or this class will be cancelled. Please tell your friends. 🙂

Here are photos of some of the new workshop projects to be offered in October and November. I’m working on more project ideas that are more Christmas oriented like Winter scene paintings, woolly lock trees, snowmen, and a Santa.

Online Needle Felt Party

If you have 5 or more people and would like to host a private ZOOM party, connect with me and I’ll be happy to work with you. Choose any needle felt project from my list. Cost is based on the project chosen. I can mail materials for a fee or they can be picked up from my house in Burlington, Ontario, Canada.

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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.

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I’m always planning workshops and classes. If you have a class idea or something specific you want to needle felt, please contact me.