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Online Felting Workshop with Rebecca Marsden
Join us for an online felting workshop and learn how heat and friction will shrink and fuse natural wool fibres to create juggling balls, jewellery – even Christmas decorations!
Part of a series of workshops from fashion designer Rebecca Marsden discovering sustainable fabrics, materials, and upcycling during Science Week 2020.
- Your ticket will include a workshop kit that you will receive in the post prior to the event
- In addition to the workshop kit, you will also need the following items:
- Uhu Glue or a Glue Gun
- A craft knife/scissors
- A towel and a bowl
- This workshop is for ages 13+ and an accompanying adult must be in attendance throughout the workshop.
Where & When
Booking essential, ticket sales end 28th October
Dates & Times
November 14th at 11:00 – 12:00
€12 per person, your ticket includes a kit which you will receive in the post
Teens, Ages 13+ / Must be accompanied by an adult during the workshop.
About Rebecca Marsden
Rebecca Marsden is a graduate of the Royal college of Art specialising in Fashion knitwear. Following on from her MA she was selected for the Santoni Pioneer program in Shanghai to further develop her knowledge and understanding of circular and seamless knitting applications. In recent years Rebecca has worked in an educational capacity, lecturing in Textiles, Fashion and Design. Her own label has received the ‘IDI’ Award 2016 for Fashion Design, Nissan Brand Ambassador for ‘Generation NeXt’ 2015-2017 ‘Designer of the Year’ and overall ‘Innovation Award’ at the Irish Fashion Innovation.
Part of Science Week 2020
Science Week is a week-long event in Ireland each November, celebrating science in our everyday lives. Taking place in 2020 from November 8th to 15th the programme includes workshops, science shows, talks, laboratory demonstrations, science walks, and other science-related events. To find out more and to discover a huge programme of virtual events taking place around the country visit www.scienceweek.ie