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Felted Landscapes – Margaret Anne Smith

July 27 @ 9:30 am - July 28 @ 4:00 pm

$164.00 – $205.00

2- DAY WORKSHOP – July 27 and 28, 2024 | 9:30 am – 4 pm

Learn to make a felted landscape with Margaret-Anne Smith. Participants will learn about various kinds of wool and see how they work in this ancient craft of felt-making. Participants will explore two felting techniques (wet-felting and dry or needle-felting), play with colours and textures, and create a wall hanging to take home. The instructor will provide samples and photos for inspiration and walk participants through the wet-felting and needle-felting processes. At the end of the workshop participants will be given options for framing or ideas for displaying the finished work.

TICKET PRICING & MATERIAL COST:

Regular ticket price (March 22, 12 pm – July 14, 11:30 pm): $205

NBCCD staff, faculty, and current students receive 20% off regular ticket sales while supplies last. Find the NBCCD Discount ticket below.

Additional material fee: $75 to be paid to the instructor on the day of the workshop.

Additional instructions: Participants should bring two old towels, a pool noodle and a spray bottle. The instructor will have a few extras on hand, if participants are unable to source all these items.

FAQ and refund information can be found at the bottom of this page.

THE INSTRUCTOR:

Margaret Anne Smith is a teacher, poet, and fibre artist who lives in Saint John. Fascinated by the interplay of colour and texture, she uses wet felting, dry (needle) felting, and hand-stitching to make garments, wall hangings, and small figures. She draws inspiration from living near the shores of the Bay of Fundy and loves to share her passion by selling at markets, making commissioned works, and facilitating workshops

Details

Start:
July 27 @ 9:30 am
End:
July 28 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$164.00 – $205.00
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Venue

New Brunswick College of Craft and Design
457 Queen Street,
Fredericton, NB E3B 1B7 Canada
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Organizer

Honeybee Folk School
Email
honeybeefolkschool@nbccd.ca
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Tickets

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Felted Landscapes
$205.00
7 available
NBCCD Staff/Faculty/Student Discount Ticket
Current NBCCD students, staff, and faculty members enjoy 20% regular-priced tickets for all Honeybee Folk School workshops and courses.
$164.00
8 available

FAQ

Refunds

If a request for a refund is submitted at least 14 days before the course begins, you will be eligible for a 94% refund. A 6% deduction will cover the administration costs and stripe service fee. For refund requests made between 8 and 13 days before the course begins, a 75% refund will be granted. If a refund request is received within 7 days or less before the course start date, a refund will not be issued unless we can fill your spot with another participant. In the event that a participant cannot attend an in-person course due to illness, they can receive a Honeybee voucher for 75% of the value of their course that can be paid towards another class in the future. The participant will need to notify the Honeybee Coordinator before the course begins.

Cancellations

If a workshop is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances regarding the instructor facilities or low enrolment, a 100% refund will be granted to registered participants. If class is cancelled due to weather, the course will be moved to the following weekend (unless otherwise specified). If you cannot attend the new scheduled time, you will be granted a 100% refund.

For more information regarding cancellations, refunds, and our policies, please refer to our frequently asked questions.