These charming wet felted bird houses are an ideal way to learn wet felting. You will learn the techniques for preparing fiber for wet felting and how to form fiber into the shape and size you wish it to be. Elyse Hochstadt is an advanced fiber artist and loves to do sculpting with wet felt. She will be your instructor and you will learn a lot about how to use fiber to sculpt your own treasures. The class is hands on and you get to take your adorable birdhouse home for your favorite flock. Sign up on the website or in the shop.
-Time: 11-4 pm Saturday, June 3, 2023. -Place: The Hook & Needle Nook, LLC 1508 N. Monroe Street, Spokane, WA -Supplies: $15-20. A supply list will be provided after you register. -The Hook & Needle Nook, LLC has supplies for you to select your favorite house color. -Supplies will be available May 22, 2023.
Come in and make a birdhouse and some friends!!
Some knowledge of felting is desirable but not necessary.
Student is required to purchase materials for the class. Cost may vary depending on the fibers selected. $15-20 is an approximation.
Elyse holds an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute. Her work has been exhibited widely throughout the region most recently at Spokane Art School.
The most prominent material to capture her attention is wool with the myriad ways it can be transformed by the most ordinary substances; water, soap, hands and needles. The transformation process enriches her conceptual interests in nature and human existence.
EH2: Make your own Wet Felted Bird Houses
$ 95.00 Includes instruction. Supplies must be purchased.