Introduction to Feltmaking and Felting Techniques

Course: Introduction to Feltmaking and Felting Techniques
Location: Hartford Campus
Dates: 20/04/2017 to 29/06/2017
Times: 18.00 to 20.00
Fee: £140.00
Hours/week: 2.00
Weeks: 10




What is the programme structure?

Attendance is 1 evening a week for 2 hours. The course will be run on a Thursday to be confirmed.

Who is the programme for?

This course is designed for adult students (19+) who have a keen interest in feltmaking.

How long does it take to complete?
The course runs for 2 hours a week for 10 weeks. It runs from April to June 2017.

What qualifications do I need?

This is a beginners course and does not require any formal qualifications.

What does it include?

A beginners guide to feltmaking and felting techniques. Students will learn various techniques in felt making such as flat felting, nuno felting and making felt jewellery. Students will create experimental samples before completing a final piece of their choosing. There is a materials fee for this course.

Are there any special facilities for the programme?
Mid Cheshire offer State of the Art facilities on campus to support learning. Sessions will be delivered in purpose built art studios and workshops.

Will there be any extra costs involved?

There will be a materials fee for each student of £20.

How is the programme assessed?
The programme is assessed through the production of final pieces, written evaluations and presentations.

What award will I achieve?
None accredited

Examining/Validating Body:
None accredited

What can I do next?

Students can apply to a variety of arts based courses at Mid Cheshire College including the L1 Award or L2 Certificate in Creative Craft Textiles or the L2 Certificate in Art & Design.

Equal Opportunities:

Mid Cheshire College is committed to the implementation of a policy to achieve equality of opportunity for all staff, students and members of the community it serves. In doing so the College will actively work to achieve equality regardless of age, race, skin colour, disability, gender, marital status, sexuality and faith. The College supports the government initiative ‘Every Child Matters’ and ‘Youth Matters’ and all courses include elements which contribute to students achieving the five outcomes, namely, being healthy, staying safe, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution and achieving economic well-being.

How do I get further information?

Contact the college on 01606 74444 alternatively visit the website or email

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