Needle-Felted Christmas Trees
Needle felting is a fun and easy craft! Come create beautiful 3D tabletop trees using special hand tools and colorful wool roving. This class will cover the basics of “felting” wool without sewing and is for anyone with or without experience in this medium. Whether you choose to leave your trees in their woodland simplicity or decorate them with colorful accents, the organic process of needle felting will ensure that each piece is unique. The strength of wool will ensure both the quality and longevity of your trees, which will look wonderful as part of a centerpiece or on a mantle.
Margaret Dwyer earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Siena Heights University and her Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts from Vermont College of Fine Arts. Margaret works in several 2D and 3D mediums, with watercolor being her favorite. She is also a mural artist, having created dozens of murals both public and private throughout New England. Her work has been recognized in numerous juried national and international exhibitions and has been published in fine art books and magazines. She currently teaches fine art through Kimpton Brook Art Studio in Wilmot, NH and ArtisTree. For more information about Margaret, visit www.margaretdwyerartist.com