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A film by Felt::Feutre instructor Charlotte Sehmisch featuring her work
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Registration opens today, Monday, February 22nd at 9:00am PST For the best chance to secure your first choice in workshops, do be prepared to register at 9:00am PST. Some of the advance workshop registrations for members were full within the first 15 minutes! No registrations will be accepted before 9:00am. Register here: http://shatford.c4wise.ca/workshops
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A fim by our amazing instructor Charlotte Sehmisch which features her design.
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Open submission for Hard Twist: Thread, an amazing textile & fibre show at the Gladstone Hotel
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/call_for_submission_hard…/

Hard Twist 13 – Thread, the thirteenth annual edition of the Gladstone Hotel’s signature show of textile-based art, invites artists to submit work on the theme of thread. Thread as connection, thread as communication, thread as way-finding. “Thread” in all its multifarious meanings, followin...
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Check out what's happening at The Ottawa Valley Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild: http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/fiber-art-now-emerging-a…/ Lots of great workshops

The Ottawa Valley Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild was created in 1949 by a handful of Ottawa area weavers. Originally called the Ottawa Valley Weaver’s Guild, the group eventually expanded to include spinners and today has over 200 members. The mandate of the Guild is to promote interest and educ...
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This is an amazing chance for emerging felt artists: http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/fiber-art-now-emerging-a…/

Fibre Art Now, the international fibre magazine known for promoting excellence and creativity in fibre arts is currently looking for entries for its Emerging Artist Showcase. A showcase designed to give emerging artists the opportunity to show their work in a dynamic and supportive platform and buil...
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We are pleased to announce the creation of the felt :: feutre canada Canadian Felt Symposium Bursary for 2018.

Here are the full details plus application form:
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/…/canadian-felt-symposiu…/

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If you are interested in applying for the bursary, please submit the form on our website, including images of work, by February 16th, 2018.

This bursary is available to felt :: feutre canada members who wish to improve their skills, artistically or technically, and to expand their creative practice. All members are welcome to apply, including volunteers/committee members. Volunteers and committee members will not be eligible to act as jurors for the bursary nor have access to any information in regard to the jurying process.

The bursary covers the cost of the following:
Five days of workshop fees
Six nights accommodation –at the economy dorm level: One single-sized bed, the bedroom area shared with one other guest and the adjoining bathroom with two other guests, wireless internet services, guest pass to Fundy YMCA. All meals included beginning with dinner on September 30th through breakfast on October 6th.

The bursary does not cover the cost of materials or travel to the event.
There is one bursary available for the 2018 Canadian Felt Symposium.

The bursary recipient will be notified of their acceptance on February 19th, 2018.
Confirmation of bursary and a letter of support can be provided for the recipient to apply for a travel grant, or other financial assistance.

This bursary is made possible from the sales of work donated for the Stella Motus community felt project at the 2016 Canadian Felt Symposium.

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We are pleased to announce the creation of the felt :: feutre canada Canadian Felt Symposium Bursary for 2018. This bursary is available to felt :: feutre canada members who wish to improve their skills, artistically or technically, and to expand their creative practice. All members are welcome to a...
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Canadian Felt Symposium:
Workshop descriptions and details are now available on our website:
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/canadian-felting-week-…/…/

It's going to be an amazing week in felt, in a very beautiful location! We hope you can join us!

The felt :: feutre 2018 Canadian Felt Symposium will take place in Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, from September 30 to October 6, 2018.

We have an exciting event planned with 5 days of workshops, artist talks, vendors, and an exhibition of works from talented Canadian feltmakers.

http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/canadian-felting-week-20…/

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Workshop registration for felt :: feutre canada members opens on February 21, and general registration for non-members opens on March 1.

We have an exceptional line-up of internationally acclaimed workshop instructors.

The workshops run over five days, with both three day and two day classes with each instructor.
The workshops include an amazing array of felting techniques including garment making, structural bag making, sculptural headware, surface design in both 3 dimensional forms and 2D wall art, silk painting, and stunning landscape art.

We are so looking forward to meeting and felting with our 2018 instructors:

Elina Saari :: Finland
Kristy Kun :: USA
Jennifer Tsuchida :: Canada
Moy Mackay :: Scotland
Leiko Uchiyama :: Ireland
Ellen Bakker :: Netherlands
Marjolaine Arsenault :: USA
Catherine O’Leary :: Australia

The symposium will be held at the Annapolis Basin Conference Centre in Cornwallis, Nova Scotia. This is a wonderful venue, providing spacious classrooms, comfortable onsite accommodations and meals for the full symposium, all in a beautiful seaside setting at the southern end of the beautiful Annapolis Valley.

We hope you’ll be able to join us for an incredible week in felt!

September 30-October 6
Candian Felt Sympoisum
Annapolis Basin Conference Centre
761 Broadway Ave, Cornwallis, NS B0S 1H0

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Looking for a creative boost? We have the perfect remedy:
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/irit-dulman-workshop-2-3/

Looking for inspiration? Need a creative kick? Maybe you just need a change in venue. The 360 Xochi Quetzal is an Artist and Writer’s Residency Program located in Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico on the shores of the largest lake in the country. An area quickly becoming an international artist mecca. Chap...
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Rosehaven Yarn Shop is hosting some great felting workshops. Check them out here:
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/irit-dulman-workshop-2-2…/

Rosehaven Yarn Shop is a funky little shop in Picton, Ontario in the middle of gorgeous Prince Edward County. A place known for its amazing views and wineries. The shop carries a wide array of gorgeous wools as well as a fine selection of hand crafted items from local knitters, felters and spinners....
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This is an amazing chance to work with the amazing Irit Dulman in beautiful Cape Breton. There are still spaces.
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/irit-dulman-workshop-2-2/

Sept 19-23, 2018 - Irit Dulman, Fusion of Botanical Prints & Natural Dyes:: Cost $1,225 + tax Israeli based Irit Dulman is considered one of the best textile artists currently working with natural dyes and ecoprints on fabric. She is a generous teacher known for her expertise and supportive teaching...
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Felters in Vancouver don't miss this great chance
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/irit-dulman-workshop-2/

Hurry-hurry there are still three spaces left in Jessica deHaas's amazing workshop Dyeing To Felt at Maiwa East. In this hands-on workshop, students combine two complimentary arts: dyeing and felting. They learn how to control colour and get the results they want while working with felt. They will c...
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Irit Dulman Workshop in Cape Breton: A very special opportunity.
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/irit-dulman-workshop/

There are still several spaces left in the Masterclass with Irit Dulman at Mamie's Schoolhouse in beautiful Cape Breton (Sept 26-30). This is an amazing opportunities to work with one of the most talented surface designers working with natural dyes and ecoprints. In this workshop students will explo...
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Winter is the time for great felting workshops:
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/carmen-laferriere-worksh…/

Felt::Feutre member, Carmen Laferrier is a fibre artist who loves to introduce others to the art of felt making. She uses merino wool, silks and recycled textiles to create unique garments, accessories, sculpture and tapestries. She finds her own inspiration in poetry, songs, patterns and nature's c...
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Felt::Feutre News. Learn how to felt with Carmen Ditzler
http://www.felt-feutre-canada.com/marjolein-dallinga-march…/

Felt::Feutre member, Carmen Ditzler will be giving a series of felting workshop at Fly In The Fibre a small yarn, fibre, coffee, gift, and local art store located in Creston, BC. To learn about Fly In The Fibre and their many exciting workshops visit: https://www.flyinthefibre.ca January 21rst: Begi...
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Our opening banner image for 2018 was created by felt :: feutre canada member Leah C. Donald from Alberta.

Leah runs ArtFelt Studio where she presents felting classes that directly relate to the Alberta school curriculum. For the past 14 years she’s been primarily a needle felter, Her interest in wet felting was renewed after taking two Master Workshops with Lyn Pflueger at Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD) in Calgary.

You can read more about Leah here: http://www.artfeltstudio.com/

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