Extra Online Classes Now Available!

Galina Titova of Deep Felt Textile Art emailed me recently. She felt that since so many people were being socially isolated by the world pandemic, that it would be a good time to offer her Fantasy Felt Fish online class again. I thought this was a great idea and I also contacted Teri Berry to see if she would like to offer both her Felted Concertina Hat and Felted Bag online classes too. So if you’re looking for something creative to do in these trying times, we have some felting classes available.

Felting Fantasy Fish

Learn to make felted fantasy fish with Galina Titova in this three week online class. Each week you will learn to create a different fish and move from a simple design up to a more advanced design and different surface design techniques. Every week Galina will provide more examples of fish with the same elements used in different ways to create various effects. Click here for more information and to register for the class. Class start date will be April 8, 2020. The class is limited to 20 students per session and is filling quickly. Galina is planning on offering another session 3-4 weeks after this class has finished. Students will be chosen on a first come, first served basis.

The April 8th class is now full. Galina will be offering another class in the near future.  If you would like to be notified of the next open registration, please fill out the contact us form here with the name of the class in the comments section.

Felted Concertina Hat

Learn to make felt concertina hats with Teri Berry in a four week online class. This course will guide you through choosing a hat block, to creating the correct size resist for your head and the basics of concertina hat construction. You will also learn how to add embellishments, shaping and how to progress to making more complex hats. Click here for more information and to register for the class. Class start date will be April 16, 2020.

Felted Bags

Learn all about felt bag construction in this five week online class with Teri Berry. Starting with an animal themed smaller case, building on each lesson to create a medium sized bag and finally learning to make a backpack with adjustable straps, multiple internal compartments and internal pockets. This course will certainly develop your felting skills. Click here for information and to register for the class. Class start date will be April 16, 2020.

Wet Felting for Beginners

And if you’re new to wet felting, here’s the perfect course for you. This class is for total beginners who have not done any wet felting before. Learn the basics of wet felting, adding embellishments, calculating shrinkage rates for correct sizing, as well as how wool is processed and tips for other felting methods. Click here for information and to register for the class. You can start this course at any time.

And now because you have read all the way to the bottom of the post, Galina is kindly giving away one spot in her upcoming Felting Fantasy Fish class.

Give Away!

All you need to do is comment below and the drawing for a free class will be on April 1st. You will be notified by email if you win. For those of you that are planning on taking the class, go ahead and register and if you win the free class slot, your money will be refunded.

From all of us at The Felting and Fiber Studio, we wish you good health and please stay safe!

About ruthlane

When I discovered felting in 2007, I finally found the creative outlet for which I had been searching. I love that the versatility of fiber allows me to “play” with a wide variety of materials including wool, silk, fabrics, yarns and threads. Creating one of a kind fiber art pieces to share with the world fulfills my creative passion.
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17 Responses to Extra Online Classes Now Available!

  1. Mary says:

    I think I’ll start with the beginner’s class.

  2. annielynrosie says:

    Excellent ideas!

  3. Helen Kitching says:

    Really excited to be making fantasy fish. I plan to hang the from the trees in my garden so they become Fantasy Flying Fish 😉

  4. Linda Shogren says:

    Brilliant! I think this is an excellent way to capitalize on being home bound!

  5. Wendy Chaytor says:

    Wow, the classes look fantastic – and so do the fish!

  6. lizdevree says:

    I’m so glad I read all the way through! I can’t afford to pay for any classes right now but I can definitely free up the time!

  7. Diana Keener says:

    I’d love to learn how to make the Fantasy Fish.

  8. LC Donald says:

    These fish look like such fun! Thanks for offering the course.

  9. Carmel Moir says:

    How nice! Thanks for entering my name for the fish draw. They look amazing!

  10. Michelle says:

    Looks like loads of fun and thank you for your generosity!

  11. Le says:

    Something new and different. Thank you

  12. Marie Eaton Smith says:

    I would love to make a fish that has a resemblance to that fish.

  13. Maria says:

    Ohh what a shame, was thinking about doing the fish class, but this week has been a bit overwhelming, so I forgot to do it. I guess I better sign up to get info about when the next class starts. Love those fishies.;-)

  14. liz whiteside says:

    Really looking forward to the bag and hat courses and developing my skills further x

  15. Antje says:

    Having seen Galina’s fish up close – they are fabulous. They are full of detail & very colourful. A place on her course is a generous gift in theses difficult times.

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