Here are some dates for you to write in your 2017 diaries
20th May AGM Members Only. We are delighted to announce that Claire Merry will be our guest speaker. Claire is a renowned felt artist who has exhibited widely throughout Ireland.
Everything kicks off at 10.15 in the Village Centre and after the usual business of AGMs, we have a fun filled morning planned which includes a bring and buy sale and an opportunity for everyone to share some of their work. Claire is the star of our show and everyone is very excited about her visit.
We'll finish with a lovely shared lunch.
June 18th Felt-in. Sarah Foster Jarden will be showing us some of the techniques she learned at Dagmar's workshop and making a pair of wrist warmers.
This will be our last Felt-in until September.
AUGUST CRAFT MONTH
We are delighted to be involved this year for the first time in this great event. Lisburn Library will host an exhibition of our work from 10 August - 2 September entitled 'Felt Fantastic'.
We are holding two 'Meet the Maker' sessions in the Library at 10am on 15 and 22 August where members of the public can see how we work and maybe give it a go themselves.
Finally 2 workshops will be held in Hillsborough Village Centre on 12 August - Make a scarf & 19 August - Create your own 3D vessel using native fleece.
We are delighted to tell you that Gabi McGrath will be leading a two-day workshop where we will make a beautiful bag, embellished with leather on 7 & 8 October 2017.
More dates and details will be filled in later, once dates and tutors are confirmed
Members pay a reduced cost for all workshops and also have priority booking for the first two weeks after a workshop is offered.
The email contact for workshops is: firstname.lastname@example.org
All Felt ins are held in Hillsborough Village Centre, beside the school
You can just come along to felt ins, no need to apply, just pop in! Cost £6 to non members.
Feltmakers North felt ins and workshops are open to everyone. Members do not pay for the felt ins and non members pay £6. Members get workshops at a reduced rate, so there are great advantages in becoming a member - if you are interested contact Gail - email email@example.com Membership now runs from September- August!!
The committe of Feltmakers North would like to thank Lisburn & Castlereagh Arts Advisory Committee for their continued and generous support of our workshops.