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Cobweb Felt Scarf

Nov 13, 2022 12:00PM—6:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

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Forget everything you know about wet felting! in this class, you’ll create a very delicate yet strong felt scarf using the cobweb felt method. Working with fine merino roving, you’ll create a sheer, soft, lacey single-layer felted scarf (8″ x 7′ approximately)…..a perfect layering piece for fall and winter in the South. Typically, thin spots…

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Painting with Wool: Felted Landscapes

Sep 17, 2022 1:00PM—5:00PM

Inspired by landscapes but don’t paint? Use wool and other fibers instead to create your own beautiful landscape image. In this 1/2-day class, you’ll use felting needles to secure your fibers to commercial prefelt and then complete your work of art with a fast and easy (i.e., non-labor-intensive!) wet felting process. You’ll receive your own…

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Needle Felt a Gnome with Character!

Aug 12, 2022 10:00AM—Aug 13, 2022 4:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave Chamblee, GA 30341

In this workshop, you will needle felt a gnome  – cute (or not so cute!), full of character, and poseable! You’ll start by constructing a basic wire armature and creating your gnome’s body. Then, you’ll add his/her head, complete with a nose (what is a gnome without a large nose!), and work on creating your gnome’s unique…

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Fabulous Wet Felted Birdhouse! (Rescheduled)

Jun 25, 2022 1:00PM—6:00PM

Welcome your feathered friends with a fabulous wet felted birdhouse! Learn how to layout and shingle dry wool fiber and then how to insert a gourd-shaped resist – the magic that allows you to create dimension from a flat pattern. Then you’ll use wet-felting techniques to transform the wool into prefelt, remove the resist, and finish the…

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Felted Vessels

Feb 26, 2022 1:00PM—5:00PM

Explore three-dimensional wet felting while creating a seamless vessel or bowl! Starting with dry wool fiber, you’ll learn how to shingle your layout and then how to insert a resist – the magic that allows you to create dimension from a flat pattern. Then you’ll use wet felting techniques to transform the wool into prefelt,…

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Tour ChadAlice Hagen’s Studio!

Jan 09, 2022 2:00PM—4:00PM

Resist dyer, feltmaker, and bookbinder ChadAlice Hagen is going to take us on a pre-recorded tour of her subterranean dyeing and felting studio where she prepares her felts, gathers her two billion weird tools and clamps, and maintains a stovetop of boiling dye pots. Then, she’ll meet us live upstairs in her book studio to show…

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Felted Vessels

Feb 05, 2022 1:00PM—5:00PM

Explore three-dimensional wet felting while creating a seamless vessel or bowl! Starting with dry wool fiber, you’ll learn how to shingle your layout and then how to insert a resist – the magic that allows you to create dimension from a flat pattern. Then you’ll use wet felting techniques to transform the wool into prefelt,…

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Nuno Felt Scarf

Nov 06, 2021 10:00AM—4:30PM

Nuno or laminated felt offers endless possibilities for creating unusual lightweight fabrics by taking advantage of the different shrinkage properties of wool and silk. The “tools” are simple – bubble wrap, hot water, and soap – and the technique is as close to instant gratification you can get in the fiber world. Start exploring this limitless technique by…

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Felt Fabulous Flowers!

May 16, 2021 1:00PM—4:00PM

Learn how to wet felt a beautiful flower in this fun online class. Then, wear your flowers in your hair, pin them to your outfit, or create an everlasting bouquet. The possibilities are endless! Start by laying out your wool roving and embellishment materials. Then use water, soap, and a bit of agitation to turn your roving…

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Past | Archive

October Lunchtime Fiber Open Studios

Oct 06, 2022 10:00AM—2:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave. Chamblee, GA 30341

Stitching Time

Oct 05, 2022 7:00PM—8:00PM

, GA

October Lunchtime Fiber Open Studios

Oct 04, 2022 10:00AM—2:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave. Chamblee, GA 30341

Silk Dye Painting

Oct 01, 2022 1:00PM—4:00PM

SEFAA Center 3420 W. Hospital Ave. Chamblee, GA 30341