Wet FElting - slippers

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Immersive Workshop description

In this workshop we will be playing with both wet and needle felted wool.  Our main focus will be on making a pair of warm wet felted wool slippers for the cool season ahead. Over this two day process we will slip between the layers to learn about wool as a material, how to work with it and what potential is has for future projects. What an amazing material that has been utilized over the centuries by so many cultures in different places! Let’s get cozy. 

Instructor Bio

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agnes niewiadomski

Agnes is a visual artist (OCAD Sculpture/Installation grad), small business owner and camp director of Mindful Makers. She offers hands-on arts programming to kids and adults in and around Waterloo Region through day camps, workshops, festival events, craft kits, and her locally produced TV Show!

Agnes is passionate about teaching hands-on skills and spreading the joy of making through a multitude of crafting methods including: sewing, printmaking, felting, dyeing, weaving, electronics, 2D and 3D modeling, sculpture, mold making + casting, book binding, papermaking cardboard and paper crafts. Many of her projects are now available as at-home kits and can be ordered through her website: www.mindfulmakers.ca

Cost: $125

Date: Sept 17-18

Group Size: 10 Participants

Contact: [email protected]

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