Basic Felt Making

Felt-making is an ancient art that can be found in many cultures. Although its origins were more practical than artistic, the old techniques have evolved and new ones have been invented. Modern felting often straddles the line between art and craft. If you love color and texture, and find satisfaction in creating things with your hands, this class is for you. Basic wet and needle techniques will be taught through weekly projects.

 

Instructor: Elizabeth Stubbs
Elizabeth Stubbs lives in Nahant, MA. She has been an artist all her life, having spent much of her childhood and teen years exploring a wide variety of media and materials. She studied art at Boston University, where she earned a BFA in painting. Following graduation, she spent many years as an art teacher at the Winsor School in Boston. Later, she studied illustration at the Art Institute of Boston and became a freelance illustrator. She... Learn More »
Age range: 
Adult
Duration: 
6 Weeks
Day/time: 
Thursdays,1:00 – 3:00pm
Dates: 
January 16, 2020
January 23, 2020
January 30, 2020
February 6, 2020
February 13, 2020
February 27, 2020
Location: 
Room 223
Cost: 
$180
Materials fees: 
$35