Birregurra Community Arts Group is your community creative hub—a cooperative of artists, creative people and community members, in and around Birregurra, who are keen on learning and doing something a little bit different.
BCAG is a subcommittee of the Birregurra Community Group.
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Fabulous Felting Workshop For Beginners!
Make a unique felted scarf, using Tarrndwarncoort's hand-dyed Polwarth wool and silk fibres .
Your instructor Pam Fyfe is a textile artist with 12 years experience in the inspiring craft of felting.
Venue: Birregurra School
Date: Saturday 9th April 2016
Time: 9:45 for a 10am start. Approximate finish time 3:30 - 4pm
Cost for the day $85 for members, $95 for non-menbers and includes the following:
A beginners felting kit ($25) containing:
100g of Polwarth wool tops (choice of white and/or coloured)
2.5m x75cm bubble wrap
½ pool noodle for rolling
2mx 45cm tulle
Plastic sheeting and access to small amounts of coloured wool and silk fibre for embellishing.
Things to bring to workshop:
A spray bottle or a strong plastic container ( eg milk bottle) with small holes drilled in the lid
A plastic bucket.
3 old towels.
A plastic shopping bag.
Optional – leftover balls of wool or silk yarn for decoration (not synthetic) and or small pieces of fine silk fabric.
BYO Lunch.Morning tea and tea and coffee provided.
Some photos of Pam in action at the 2015 Art Expo during the Birregurra Festival.