Felted Woollen Handbags

Felted Woollen Handbags


12 September 2020, 3:00:00 am

11:00am - 4:00pm


Non Member




Using the wet felting technique you will start with wool fleece and take home a fully felted handbag. ParticipaNts will explore wool, colour and form, learning the skills required to sculpt pure merino wool into semi rigid forms.

Please note: this course is 4 hours in duration with an hour break.

Tutor: Krystal Obschonka

Krystal has been a practising artist & craftswoman for the past 30 years, porcelain and stoneware being her medium of choice, although she is skilled in many other artistic areas - such as felting! Krystal has a love of her craft and loves teaching others - thus she has become a mainstay here at the Cannery, passing on her skills to children, youth, and adults. Be sure to find Krystal on Facebook: Krystal Obschonka Artist!


The Cannery has implemented a COVID Safety Plan to ensure the health and well-being of our ART LAB participants and tutors. Please note:

- Social distancing will be observed in the studios;

- Course content has been adapted to suit new safety guidelines;

- Hand sanitiser will be provided on entry; and

- Studios will be cleaned before and after each workshop.

*Please stay home if you are unwell.