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June 21-23, 2013 at the Lake County Fairgrounds, Grayslake, IL
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Subject
Bead Weaving Beading Color Work
Crochet Design Dyeing
Dyeing: Natural Fabric Painting Fascinator Hats
Felting : Wet Felting Handspinning Jewelry
Knitting Kumihimo Lace
Needle Felting Polymer Clay Spinning
Surface Design Technique Weaving
Weaving: Continuous Strand Weaving: Continuous Warp Weaving: Tablet Weaving

Needle Felting

Class ID: 1184 - Lil Lovebirds

Teacher: Natasha Lehrer
Class Level: Beginner (no experience)
Class Type:
Class Date: Sunday August 3rd
Class Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Class Location: B

What can be more darling than two birds sharing a heart-shaped kiss? Needle felt this cute pair and hang in a baby's nursery, in a sewing room, on a Christmas tree, or for a friend. Fun and adorable, you will enjoy this easy class!

Students Will Learn: how to roll a ball, create flat pieces, assemble and shape, add details, work with small felt shapes and general needle felting techniques and tips

Class Prerequisites(Students should know): nothing

Materials Fee: $8.00
   *Material fees are separate from class fees and paid to the instructor the day of the class.

Materials Fee Includes: hand dyed needle felting roving, silk ribbon for hanging, connecting wire

Students Should Bring: nothing

Teacher Will Supply: Felting needles and foams, scissors

Minimum Age: 10
Maximum Class Size: 25
Class Fee: $40.00


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Class ID: 1208 - Wool + Beads + Nature's Design

Teacher: Lynne Bergschultz
Class Level: Beginner (no experience)
Class Type: Half Day
Class Date: Friday August 1st
Class Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Class Location: 9

Sculpt yourself a red rose, an exotic orchid or just let you imagination and the medium guide you. This dry felting method offers an experience in transforming many colors of wool roving into fanciful forms. It can be addicting! We'll use the complex designs of real flowers for our inspiration and see where it takes us. Further adorned with beads, the result will the a sturdy, three dimensional, one-of-a-kind pin to either wear proudly or give as a gift.

Students Will Learn: how to needle felt design in nature

Materials Fee: $10.00
   *Material fees are separate from class fees and paid to the instructor the day of the class.

Materials Fee Includes: needle foam pad roving pin backs beads printed instructions

Students Should Bring: All tools and materials will be provided


Minimum Age: 15
Maximum Class Size: 15
Class Fee: $75.00


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