2015 – a year of learning & creativity

We are planning a schedule of exciting workshops for the year ahead.


Our annual Basic & Beyond workshop is taking place on Saturday 24th January. Many of you who have taken this workshop know that it is a very exciting, busy and fun filled day. There are still some laces left so if you know anyone who might be interested please contact Suzanne on 085 114 6391. The full day workshop costs €65 (members) and €75 (non members) .

Felt work by tutor Gabi McGrath
Felt work by tutor Gabi McGrath

Priority for all places on workshops (apart from the Basic & Beyond) is give to members of Feltmakers Ireland. If we don’t fill the workshops (very unlikely from past experience) we then offer places to non members. Membership costs just €25 per year and as well as workshops you are eligible to take part in exhibitions and other events and you will receive a copy of our Magazine quarterly in the post. Membership runs from Jan-Jan so if you haven’t yet renewed now is the time.

April 18/19th April Bag Workshop with Leiko Uchiyama

We are delighted to welcome Leiko back for another workshops. Her classes are always very popular and book out quickly. Keep an eye out her for more details.

www.leikofelt.com for a selection of Leiko's beautiful bags
http://www.leikofelt.com for a selection of Leiko’s beautiful bags

July 27-29 Nancy Ballesteros  – Wearable

Nancy Apron

Nancy will be giving a two and a half day workshop making a  beautiful single or double sided ‘tabart’ style apron. Nancy is travelling from Australia where she runs  a felt supply company Treetops Colour Harmonies http://www.treetopscolours.com.au Nancy’s web site is a treasure trove for feltmakers and her wool and silk colour blends are beautiful. We will post more details of this workshop as soon as possible.


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