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WOODPECKER - NEEDLE FELTING

With: Cecily Kate


Suitable For: Beginners & Improvers

Class Size: 6


The Great Spotted Woodpecker is especially common around the Ashdown Forest with its distinctive bouncing flight coupled by its loud call and 'drumming’ displays that echo throughout the trees.


During the Spring the great spotted woodpecker is also a common visitor to our gardens, happily tucking in at bird feeders and often bringing their offspring to feeders too!  As a result of such exciting sitings many of our Oast needle felting community have been asking Cecily Kate to bring this iconic British bird to life!

You will learn

How to wrap wool
How to create a core shape for the body and head
How to create symmetrically patterned wings and tail feathers
How to observe reference material and follow a template
How to bring the eyes to life using wool alone (no glass eyes)
How to mount you woodpecker on a branch

What’s included
All materials including eco wool pads, needle, tools
Felt and wool
Branch
Reference material
Wire
Freshly brewed coffee and tea and delicious cake baked on the premises
Relaxing rural atmosphere

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