Craft Workshops

If you would like to receive information about our craft workshops, please email us at info@thehirselgallery.co.uk.

CURRENT WORKSHOPS:

—————————————————————————————————————————————-Saturday 29th February 1pm – 4pm: Needle Felt a Landscape Workshop

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Learn to needle felt a Landscape portrait**
This workshop is suitable for beginners and those who have needle felted before. Don’t worry if you are not “arty” as the basic landscape will be drawn out for you.
Cost is £40 with a £15 non refundable* deposit to secure your booking.
Spaces are limited so booking is essential.
All materials are provided with Tea/Coffee and biscuits to keep us going.
Workshops are such fun and good for your wellbeing so come along, bring a friend or book one as a gift.
Please note over 14’s only at the workshop.
Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information or look at the events tab on my facebook page.
** photo of the actual felted landscape we will be creating will be added shortly.
Kits and needle felting supplies will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.
I have been needle felting for 5 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild.
I am passionate about this craft so I want to share my love of needle felting by teaching. Linda x x x
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued.
If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.

Feltology Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/FeltologybyLinda/

Event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2537411833052599/

Email: linda@feltology.com

————————————————————————————————————————————-Saturday 28th March 1pm – 4pm: Needle Felt a Hanging Sloth Workshop

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Learn to needle felt a hanging Sloth
This workshop involves some wire work so it suitable for those who have done needle felting before.
Cost is £35 with a £15 non refundable* deposit to secure your booking.
Spaces are limited so booking is essential.
All materials are provided with Tea/Coffee and biscuits to keep us going.
Workshops are such fun and good for your wellbeing so come along, bring a friend or book one as a gift.
Please note over 14’s only at the workshop.
Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information or look at the events tab on my facebook page.
Kits and needle felting supplies will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.
I have been needle felting for 5 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild.
I am passionate about this craft so I want to share my love of needle felting by teaching. Linda x x x
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued.
If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.

Feltology Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/FeltologybyLinda/

Event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/467076094198516/

Email: linda@feltology.com

—————————————————————————————————————————————–Saturday 4th April 10.30am-3pm: Sanderson’s Herbal Workshop: Naturally Herbal Kitchen: Spring Clean

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Making herbal kitchen cleaning products for your spring clean, including window cleaner, counter top cleaner, liquid detergent, furniture polish, fridge odour absorber, and more… Bring a packed lunch or visit the Cottage Tearoom.

To book tickets, please visit: EventBrite

Free parking for the workshop. Workshop fee: £45.00

—————————————————————————————————————————————–Wednesday 15th April 10.15am-3.45pm: Sanderson’s Herbal Workshop: Design your own Herb Garden

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Looking at the different styles of herb gardens from a few pots to a plot and how to choose a site and draw a simple plan. Some practical tasks such as measuring and discussing the positive and negative aspects of some sites at The Hirsel.

A talk on a selection of herbs and their medicinal and culinary uses, their preferred soil and aspect and where best to place them on your plan. Discover how to work out the pH of your soil so bring a couple of teaspoons of dry soil from your garden with you.

Later in the afternoon we will plant some seeds in trays and take some cuttings in pots so you can take these home with you. Bring garden gloves and secateurs if you have them and don’t wear your best clothes. Dress for the weather as we will be outside for some of the time.

Bring a packed lunch or visit the Cottage Tearoom. Teas and coffees available during the workshop on a self-service basis.

Free parking for the workshop.  Workshop fee £45.00

To book tickets, please visit: Eventbrite

————————————————————————————————————————————–Sunday 19th April 10.30am-4pm: Sandblasting Workshop with Julia Linstead, Glass

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Learn a new technique and decorate your own unique piece of glassware in a small friendly class.
Tuition and basic materials are supplied with a choice of glass to work on.
£100 per person per class.
Contact us at Julia Linstead, Glass for availability on 01890 882555 or julia@julialinsteadglass.com

————————————————————————————————————————————Saturday 25th April 1pm – 4pm: Needle Felt a Sleepy Fox Workshop

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Learn how to needle felt this Sleepy Fox.
Suitable for beginners and those who have tried needle felting before.
Cost is £35 with a £15 non refundable* deposit to secure your booking.
Spaces are limited so booking is essential.
All materials are provided with Tea/Coffee and biscuits to keep us going.
Workshops are such fun and good for your wellbeing so come along, bring a friend or book one as a gift.
Please note over 14’s only at the workshop.
Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information or look at the events tab on my facebook page.
Kits and needle felting supplies will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.
I have been needle felting for 5 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild.
I am passionate about this craft so I want to share my love of needle felting by teaching. Linda x x x
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued.
If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.

Feltology Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/FeltologybyLinda/

Event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2257535861212942/

Email: linda@feltology.com

—————————————————————————————————————————————-Other Julia Linstead, Glass workshops 2020:

17th May 10.30am – 4.00pm

21st June 10.30am – 4.00pm

19th July 10.30am – 4.00pm

16th August 10.30am – 4.00pm

For more information on the glass workshops, please contact Julia on 01890 882555 or julia@julialinsteadglass.com

—————————————————————————————————————————————–Other Needle Felting workshops 2020:

May 30th – details TBC

June 27th –  needle felt a Highland Coo Portrait. 1pm-4pm. Cost £40 (https://www.facebook.com/events/521459248722633/)

For more information on the needle felting courses, please contact Linda: linda@feltology.com or https://www.facebook.com/FeltologybyLinda/

—————————————————————————————————————————————-Weaving Workshops 2020:

April 18th – loom weaving with Val Dijkman

More information to follow.

—————————————————————————————————————————————-COMPLETED WORKSHOPS:

These workshops have already taken place. If you’re interested in doing any of these in the future, please email us: info@thehirselgallery.co.uk

Saturday 1st February 1pm – 4pm: Needle Felting Workshop

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Learn how to needle felt this cute Hare.
Suitable for beginners and those who have tried needle felting before.
Cost is £35 with a £15 non refundable* deposit to secure your booking.
Spaces are limited so booking is essential.
All materials are provided with Tea/Coffee and biscuits to keep us going.
Workshops are such fun and good for the soul and mind so come along and bring a friend or book one as a gift.
Please note over 14’s only at the workshop.
Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information or look at the events tab on my facebook page.
Kits and needle felting supplies will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.
I have been needle felting for 5 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild.
I am passionate about this craft so I want to share my love of needle felting by teaching. Linda x x x
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued.
If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.

Feltology Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/FeltologybyLinda/

Event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1286772318193056/

Email: linda@feltology.com

Saturday 16th November 1pm – 4pm: Needle Felting Workshop

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Sunday 9th June – Cross Stitch a Notebook Cover. 1pm – 3.30pm. £20

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Saturday 27th April – Needle Felt a Hedgehog. 1-4pm. £35

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Learn how to needle felt a cute Hedgehog.
Suitable for beginners and those who have tried needle felting before. There is a small amount of sewing involved when we attach the “hedgehog” fibre to the felted body.
Cost is £35
A £10 non refundable* deposit is required to secure your booking. Spaces are limited so booking is essential.

Workshops are such fun and good for the soul and mind so come along and bring a friend or book one as a gift.

Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information. Or have a look at the events tab on facebook page Feltology for more workshops.
Kits will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.

I have been needle felting for over 4 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild. I am passionate about this craft so want to spread the felting love. Linda

Over 14’s only
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued. If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.
All materials are provided.
Tea/Coffee with biscuits are provided.

Saturday 9th March – Robin on a bobbin. 1-4pm. £35

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In this workshop we will needle felt a cute little Robin and sit him on a vintage Bobbin.
Cost is £35
A £15 non refundable* deposit is required to secure your booking. Spaces are limited so booking is essential.

Workshops are such fun and good for the soul and mind so come along and bring a friend or book one as a gift.

Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information. Or have a look at the events tab on facebook page Feltology for more workshops.
Kits will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.

I have been needle felting for over 4 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild. I am passionate about this craft so want to spread the felting love. Linda

Over 14’s only
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued. If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.
All materials are provided.
Tea/Coffee with biscuits are provided.

Saturday 9th Feb – Fox portrait in a wooden hoop. 1-4pm. £45

50292210_670261643434554_7379210940782215168_nLearn how to needle felt this Fox in a Hoop.
We will needle felt onto a piece of felt and then mount it in an 8″ hoop ready to hang pride of place or to give as a handmade gift.
Suitable for beginners and those who have tried needle felting before.
Cost is £35 with a £10 non refundable* deposit to secure your booking.
Spaces are limited so booking is essential.
All materials are provided.
Tea/Coffee with biscuits are provided.
Workshops are such fun and good for the soul and mind so come along and bring a friend or book one as a gift.
Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information.
Kits will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.
I have been needle felting for over 4 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild.
I am passionate about this craft so want to spread the felting love. Linda
Over 14’s only
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued. If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.

Saturday 1st December – Christmas Decorations (£35)

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Have fun making three Christmas decorations. Give them as gifts or keep them as pride of place for your tree.
Suitable for beginners and those who have tried needle felting before. Cost is £35 with a £10 non refundable* deposit to secure your booking. Spaces are limited so booking is essential.
All materials are provided. Tea/Coffee with biscuits are provided.
Workshops are such fun and good for the soul and mind so come along and bring a friend or book one as a gift.
Join my group Feltology Workshops and Needle Felting Kits to get all the up to date information. Kits will be available to buy on the day at special workshop prices.
I have been needle felting for 4 years and I am a member of the International Felters Association and the Professional Crafters Guild. I am passionate about this craft so want to spread the felting love. Linda
*if the workshop is cancelled by Feltology or the venue a deposit refund will be issued. If you cannot make the workshop I will try my best to find you a place at another workshop making the same item but if notice of non attendance is given less than 48 hours (giving me time to contact anyone who was interested and could not get a place) then deposit will be lost.

To book message me at my Facebook page, call 01890 830351 or email linda@feltology.com

Saturday 17th November – Large Tomte (£35)

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Photos of our recent basket weaving workshop with Anna Turnbull from Biteabout Arts:

 

 

 

We are delighted to announce our first workshops which will take place over the Easter weekend!

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