Large Felt Garment Workshop with Horst

Under the guidance of US couture designer Thomas Horst and Irish felter Nicola Brown design, felt and dye your very own large garment!

Over the course of this three day workshop discover the techniques that Horst uses to create his fabulous one off felt garments! Using these methods we should have time for every participant to design, felt and dye one large piece in addition to a second smaller piece such as a sleeveless vest, funky bag or lightweight and warm trellis wrap. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet Horst on his first ever workshop outside the USA and to mingle with felting participants from Ireland, England and Denmark!!! Images of Horst's work may be viewed on his website http://www.horstcouture.com/ .

Categories:
Workshop
Disciplines:
Textiles

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Dates

17 to 19 June 2011

Venue

The Studio, Bennetsbridge, Co Kilkenny

Opening Hours

Studio open from 8.30am until late, workshop starts at 10am each morning.

Further Information

Nicola Brown
087 2789740
clasheen@gmail.com
www.clasheen.wordpress.com/workshops

Participatory aspect

Hands on felting workshop.

Suitability for families

Yes

Other Info

An optional lunch is available each day to all participants costing E10 and B & B accomodation is available locally.

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