Craft4Crafters
The Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet. BA4 6QN 2nd -4th April 2020
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Shepton Mallet 2019's Workshops..... What alot we've got planned for you!!

If you would like to take part  in one of the many Workshops running over the course of the show, you can book online by selecting the booking link (where offered).  Or just turn up on the day and book. 

If you don't know what day you are attending the show, you can book when you arrive by visiting the the stand where the workshop will be taking place. Spaces on some workshops are limited so we advise that you book as soon as you arrive, to avoid disappointment.

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Workshops

Small Felted Landscape

Times: 11.00am-12:00pm, 12.00pm-1:00pm, 2:00pm-3:00pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm everyday

Location: G12 (Felt Sew Somerset)

Cost to attend: £5

Tracey will be showing you, using the traditional skill of wet felting, how to create a small landscape picture. You will master how to handle and lay out the wool fibres, also how to add texture to your picture with the use of wool curls and nepps. The pictures can be further embellished at home with embroidery.

To prebook please email Tracey.bartlett63@outlook.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Wet Felt Making Workshop

Times: 12:00pm-1:00pm everyday

Location: G9 (Creative Escape)

Cost to attend: £5

Create a colourful design of your choice in a variety of wool and natural fibres, using the process of wet felting. This can then be created into a picture or bag etc, or incorporated into an existing project of your making. All abilities welcome, children need to be accompanied by a responsible adult. Please bring a small plastic bag to take your work home in, and an apron (optional). 

To prebook please email sarah@creative-escape.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Treescape

Times: 11:00am-12:00pm everyday

Location: A16 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50

In this workshop, run by the talented Joan Prowse, you will create a lovely felt Landscape picture. 

To prebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

3D Ladybird

Times: 1:00pm-2:00pm Thursday and Friday only

Location: A16 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50 

This lovely workshop is for beginner Felters who want to have a go at a new skill. Joan Prowse, a very talented, skilled felter will be leading this workshop and will be on hand to offer advice on Felting and help you as you embark on your Felting Journey! 

To preebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. 

Pet portraiture

Times: 2:30pm-3:30pmThursday and Friday, 1:00pm-2:00pm Saturday

Location: A16 (Joan Prowse)

Cost to attend: £6.50 

Some needle felting experience needed. Following popular demand, Joan will teach the techniques to create a 2D/3D head portrait of your pet. Bring your own photo to work from. All materials and use of tools provided. 

To prebook please email projo1joan@yahoo.co.uk with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felt Little Owl

Times: 10:30am-11:15am everyday

Location: A23 (The Makerss)

Cost to attend: £8.50

Join The Makerss at Craft4Crafters to needle felt a super cute Little Owl. You will learn how to sculpt with fast felting wool batts, mix colours and add features. Sophie Buckley who has been teaching needle felting for a number of years will help you to get your perfect Little Owl ready to take home. You will also be able to keep your tools and the written instructions. Suitable for total beginners. Children from 13 years on and only with a responsible adult present during the workshop.

To prebook please click here to book directly with The Makerss. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felt Pose-able Mouse

Times: 1:30pm-2:30pm everyday

Location: A23 (The Makerss)

Cost to attend: £8.50

Join The Makerss at Craft 4 Crafters to needle felt a characterful pose-able mouse as featured on TV by Create and Craft. You will learn how to needle felt with fast felting wool batts, use pipe cleaners to make a wire armature and add features. Sophie Buckley who has been teaching needle felting for a number of years will help you to get your own little pose-able mouse ready to take home. You will also be able to keep your tools and the written instructions. Suitable for total beginners. Children from 13 years on and only with a responsible adult present during the workshop.

To prebook please click here to book directly with The Makerss. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Needle Felting Contemporary Sheep Brooches

Times: 12:00pm-12:45pm and 2:30pm-3:15pm

Location: G11 (Bicton College)

Cost to attend: £6

This is a excellent beginners course to learn about fibres and needle felting techniques creating a unique contempory sheep brooch to your design. All necessary equipment and materials will be provided. 

To prebook please email flock2felts@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised and please pay on the day prefably in the morning to ensure your booking. 

WET FELTED 2D SPRING MEADOW

Times: 10:30am-11:15am everyday

Location: P7a (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £8

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'. Use merino wool and silk fibres to make a wet felted ‘SPRING MEADOW’ LANDSCAPE.

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people wish to attend. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

SCREEN PRINTING INTRO

Times: 11:45am-12:30pm everyday

Location: P7a (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £8

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'. An informative, have-a-go introduction to SCREEN PRINTING. ADULTS ONLY (sharp tools used).

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people wish to attend. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

BLOCK PRINTING INTRO

Times: 2:45pm-3:30pm everyday

Location: P7a (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £8 

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take' introduction to block printing on paper. Using pre-made blocks (wood, lino and eraser) then make your own lino cut block to take away. ADULTS ONLY (sharp tools used). 

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people wish to attend. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised.

Needle Felted Fox Face 

Times: 11:15am-12:00pm everyday

Location: G7 (Lizabeth Felt Animals)

Cost to attend: £6

In this workshop you will learn how to make and complete your own 2D fox face. You can then either mount your finished face into a frame or sew it on to a cushion ect the choice is yours.

To Preebok please click here and send a message to Elizabeth with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

Easter Chick with Colourful Eggs in Basket

Times: 12:30am-1:15pm everyday

Location: G7 (Lizabeth Felt Animals)

Cost to attend: £6

With Easter upon us why not try your hand at making this cute little chick with colourful eggs in a basket. 

To preebok please click here and send a message to Elizabeth with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attening. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised. 

2D Rabbit Face

Times: 1:45pm-2:35pm everyday

Location: G7 (Lizabeth Felt Animals)

Cost to attend: £6

This workshop will teach you how to make a 2D Rabbit face. Your completed art work is then yours to either proudly mount in to a frame or sew on to either a cushion or mount as a diary cover ect. Materials to make your 2D face will be supplied and he is yours to take home with you. 

To prebook please click here and message Elizabeth with details of which workshop, times and how many people are attending. 

WET FELTED PURSE (3D with resist)

Times: 1:30pm-2:15pm everyday

Location: P7a (Felt by Fi)

Cost to attend: £8

Join Fi, from FELTbyFI, for an inspiring and creative 'make & take'. Use merino wool, silk fibres and a resist to make a wet felted PURSE.

To prebook please email feltbyfi@gmail.com with details of which workshop, times and how many people wish to attend. Please note that spaces are limited so prebooking is advised.

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