Workshops

We're currently reviewing whether it's feasible to run workshops at Wharfe Wool Fair in 2018.

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1.30 - 3.30 pm : Needle felted hedgehogs - Jenny Barnett

Location: Clarke Foley Centre Annex

Cost: £20.00

Using wool fibres and felting needles to create a little prickly hedgehog pin cushion. Coarse goat-hair fibres are rolled up inside an outer layer of bergschaf wool fibres, and the reverse felting needle plucks out the goat hair, creating a spiny hedgehog coat. All materials and equipment provided. Materials fee of £5 to be paid on the day. (minimum age 12)

Maximum participants: 12 Places available: 12

1.30 - 3.30 pm : Wet felted vases - Angela Barrow

Location: Clarke Foley Centre Annex

Cost: £20.00

Angela is a City and Guilds qualified felt maker who loves to make felt, exhibit and teach felt making.

We will make a seamless wet felted vase using British wool and silk fibre embellishments. We will form the felt around a glass vase so that it may be used for fresh flowers. All materials and equipment provided. £5 materials fee payable on the day.

Maximum participants: 8 Places available: 8

1.30 - 3.30 pm : Knitting in the round - Dawn Hemming

Location: Clarke Foley Centre Annex

Cost: £20.00

Knitting in the round. You need to be familiar with either using double pointed needles or circular knitting needles.

Maximum participants: 12 Places available: 12