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Needle Felt Christmas Decorations (15 Dec AM)

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  • Adult: £45
  • Early Bird Member Rate: £36

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Sunday 15 December 2019
10.30am – 1pm

Join Helen Riddle to make a jolly Father Christmas decoration. You will master basic needle-felting techniques such as shaping, joining in 2-dimensions, producing flat pieces and adding different colours to produce your Santa to use as a decoration or make into a festive badge.  This is a half-day, course is suitable for beginners. All equipment and materials are provided.

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Please make your way to the Courtyard on arrival at Harewood, where a member of staff will be there to greet you.

Early Bird Member Discount: Book before 16 September and get a 20% discount with our exclusive Member rates. 

About Helen Riddle

Helen Riddle is an artist and feltmaker working from her studio at The Art House, Wakefield.  Combining wet- and needle-felting techniques with free motion embroidery and hand stitch, Helen produces a range of items, both functional and decorative, from pots, brooches and greetings cards to larger artworks and three-toed sloths! Helen is a qualified teacher and was awarded the 2014 City and Guilds Medal for Excellence for Constructed Textiles in 2014. She exhibits and sells her work widely; within Yorkshire, further afield and online. Helen’s exhibition of textile sculpture, “The Doffer and the Fancy, Re-Imagining the machine” is showing at Leeds Industrial Museum until the end of 2019.