Sat, 12 Oct | Opendrawer

Felt Play Day

Extend your existing skills and learn new techniques with 2 experienced felters
Booking is Closed
Felt Play Day

Time & Location

12 Oct 2019, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Opendrawer, 248 Highfield Rd, Camberwell VIC 3124, Australia

About This Workshop


Have you attended one of our felting workshops and want to extend your skills or solve some problems that have occurred when you have tried this at home? Come along to our Felt Play Day where Robyn and Brigitte will help you to improve upon your technique and demonstrate techniques you may not have seen before. The day will involve working together as a group on a variety of samples. If you have particular things you would like to learn, send in your requests in advance and they will do their best to incorporate these into the day.

Skills you’ll learn

· How to improve your felting technique

· New felting techniques

· Views and tips from two very experienced felters

Date: Saturday Oct 12th

Time:10am to 4pm

Class fee: $145

What to bring:

Pen/ pencil notebook

A variety of felting supplies. Or purchase from our stock on the day.

Prerequisites: Must have prior wet felting experience. 

Tutor details: 

Robyn Steel-Stickland

Robyn is a co-founder, and the heart and soul, of Opendrawer. A life member, and former President and committee member of the Victorian Feltmakers Inc., she has been teaching felt making for 22 years and is the Author of the book “Felt – Irresistibly beautiful projects”. Robyn’s passion is to teach in a way that brings technique and quality to your felt making.

Brigitte Haldemann

Since graduating from “Studio Stitch – Art Design and Textiles” at Box Hill Institute in 2005, Brigitte Haldemann has undertaken several projects, group and solo exhibitions and competitions. Over time she has developed her own distinctive style, and shares a passion for colour, balance, texture, and design. She believes that teaching new skills and sharing new ideas encourages exploring, and expands the creative horizon. 

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