Needle felting classes at The MoR - Museum of the Riverina

Thursday 25 August 2022 to Sunday 28 August 2022

Overview

They are excited to be partnered with the Museum of the Riverina to offer needle felting classes to compliment the spectacular exhibition of the Scott Sisters. “Beautiful, intricate, stunning. The…

They are excited to be partnered with the Museum of the Riverina to offer needle felting classes to compliment the spectacular exhibition of the Scott Sisters.

“Beautiful, intricate, stunning. The Scott sisters, two extraordinary women with a deep love of nature were among the first to illustrate the life cycles of Australian moths and butterflies. This exhibition puts on show 39 of the sister's finest works presenting audiences with the rare opportunity to admire the simple beauty of nature through the eyes of these pioneering young women.”

Learn how to create beautiful needle-felted artwork.

These classes are designed for complete beginners.

You will learn to needle-felt a simple botanical design in your 2-hour class. The pictures above are the potential once you learn the skill - We offer 4-week classes to complete the bee or agapanthus pictured.

Be inspired by the beautiful works of the Scott Sisters.

These sessions will guide you in unleashing your creativity through the use of textiles using felt, wool, and alpaca fibre.

Whats provided: A5 felt substrate, wool, alpaca fibre, felting needle, Reference pictures, tea/coffee

Sessions will be held at the Museum of the Riverna, located at the Historic Council Chambers site, corner Baylis Street and Morrow Street, Wagga Wagga.

They accept Discover NSW and parents NSW vouchers up until June 30th.

Actively welcomes people with access needs.

Caters for people who use a wheelchair.

Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)

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