Trending at present is a new craft ‘needle felting’. Learn how to make realistic animals with Di Conroy a fiber artist, who studied this amazing skill while living in Tokyo for 16 yrs. This class is for beginners and you will be given step to step instructions and guidance in how to make this cute little fox. During the talk Di will give advice on how to create more realistic and lifelike creatures.
What you will learn
Knowledge of the right wools to use for different projects.
Instruction on the right gauge of needle to use and when.
Basic body shaping, proportions and how to get a realistic shape.
How to blend wools.
How to build character into a face.
All tools and materials will be supplied.
Tools: Rice bags, high quality needles, wooden needle holders, pliers and scissors
Materials: Finest Australian and NZ 100% merino and corriedale wools.
Students can make this cute little fox to take home.