Courses at the weald & downland living museum

Make a Needle Felt Robin

The Course

In this workshop you will be guided through the basics of needle felting and make a robin to take home. Suitable for beginners and those with some experience.

The Tutor

Hilary Charlesworth is a weaver who lives and works in West Sussex. She has a City and Guilds certificate in Creative Textiles and a City and Guilds Adult Teaching certificate. Hilary is a member of the Institute for Learning. She has taught spinning, weaving, and felt making for many years, and exhibits her own work regularly. Her work can be seen on www.totallytextiles.co.uk

Participant Information

This workshop is suitable for beginners and those with some experience. Places will be limited to 8.

Please bring an apron, rubber gloves, a notebook and a hand towel. Felt making can be messy!

Fee & Refreshments

£65 per person per day, including tuition, materials and coffees and teas. The Museum café will be open for lunch or participants may bring their own packed lunches.


Sat 5 December 2020






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