Felted Body Wrap- October 29-30, 2015-Is Now FULL!

October 29, 2015 9:00 am
October 30, 2015 4:00 pm
Spirited Hands Studio
851 N Corinth Ave, Tucson, AZ, United States
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This workshop is now FULL and there is no waiting list being taken.
Title:  Felted Body Wrap
Instructor: Catherine O’Leary
Dates: Thurs. & Fri;  October 29 & 30, 2015
Time:  9 am to 4 pm
Cost: $159* members;  $194 nonmembers
*Supported by a generous grant from the Sonni Wendt Memorial Fund
Materials Fee: Estimated between $107 and $113 to be paid to THSG.  Fee includes a kit of working materials with either black or white silk and 4 meters of colored needle felt.
Location:  Spirited Hands Studio, Tucson Arizona
Maximum Number of Students: 10
Experience Level:  Intermediate
This felt making workshop explores the different possibilities of felted garment designs. Creating intricate and original surface designs using nuno prefelts, each student will develop a pattern that suits her body shape. The garments are manipulated and molded to adorn the body. The main focus of this workshop will be on surface decoration and the manipulation of garment design.
About Catherine O’Leary
Catherine O’Leary is renowned as one of Australia’s leading felt and textile artists.  She exhibits and teaches regularly throughout Australia and New Zealand.  She has also taught and exhibited in Korea and Germany.  Catherine is the author of From Felt to Fabric (2011; Lark Books) and several magazine articles.  You can learn more about Catherine at her website:  http://www.catherineoleary.com.au

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