Creative Felting & Textile Workshops at Diva Design Studio
We really enjoy passing on our knowledge and excitement about colours, textures and techniques. Our courses are brilliant for beginners and more experienced hands alike as well as anyone yearning to be creative who believes they’re not artistic. Come and have fun and surprise yourself!
*Click on any of the following courses for full details and dates.
Make a one of a kind felted scarf in soft, flexible fibres and glorious colours.
Learn various techniques to make lush felted jewellery.
Design and felt a seamless handbag, clutch or even a sporran! Make a pouch to fit your phone, kindle or tablet.
Come and play with all our glorious colours and blends of fibres in our beautiful studio.
Taking seasonal inspiration from a range of flowers to create a felted “Botanical Painting”.
Create a seasonal heirloom decoration.
Vessels, vases and pots – learn to create three dimensional shapes in felt.
Dyeing a range of different silk and wool fibre textures then experimenting with felting the textures you have dyed.
A made to measure course for those wishing to learn how to get the best from their embellishing machines.
Design and make the perfect hat for you!
Learn how to make various flower forms that can be used to make a corsage to wear on your coat, hat, bag, or in your hair.
Felt a fabulous festoon of flowers and attach them to a string of fairy lights.
Create a large flower study in felt.
Make a wet felted table centre or small runner.
Come and make a little 3-D fairy house; rustic and earthy, sweet and flowery or flamboyant and wild.
Five days to explore and deepen your felting skills.
Make a pair of felted cuffs, a needle book, or journal cover with vintage lace.
Making small gifts.
Crocheting ‘outside the box’.
Making small, friendly gnomes from felt and other things.
From the sheep’s back to yours – well, nearly!
Learn how to felt onto a form such as a vase, lampshade or pebble.
Play day for you and your friends, picked from our range of workshops.
Learn to make and decorate several kinds of mini books.
Play with colour and create a picture using paint and hand stitches on fabric.
Get prepared for Christmas and send gifts and cards you have made yourself.
Come and learn to ‘paint’ beautiful landscapes with merino and silk.
Learn how to felt, dye and create unusual effects using the technique of ‘shibori’.
Using all sorts of texture-making tricks to make an Art-to-wear brooch.
Turn fabric and paper scraps into glorious metallic effect artwork.
Weaving a wall-hanging on a nature loom.
Weird and wonderful multifaceted forms – pods, pots and sculptures of all kinds.