Textile Masterclasses and Workshops Newburgh and Perth Scotland

2016 Felt Forum at Big Cat Textiles

27 and 28 August 2016 booking now open!

An exciting new addition to the Felt Forum – Jorie Johnson will also be leading a class.

Jorie Johnson Felt

Jorie Johnson Felt

Andrea Noeske-Porada (middle) and class participants and Jeanette with Inge Bauer at Big Cat Textiles

Andrea Noeske-Porada (middle) and class participants and Jeanette with Inge Bauer at Big Cat Textiles

Over the weekend, 4 workshops by Jorie JohnsonJeanette AppletonAndrea Noeske Porada and Claudia Gemein will run concurrently. There will be an exhibition of work, an evening meal and lots of opportunities to discuss all things ‘felt’ with like-minded devotees. Click on a name (above) for more details of the individual classes.

A.Larkin_feltmaker

A.Larkin_feltmaker

We’re also delighted to be welcoming Anita Larkin from Australia to the Big Cat for the first time, her 3-day class No-resist method for hollow felt forms follows on from the Felt Forum.

To get an idea of Newburgh and the classes held at Big Cat Textiles and Hat in the Cat in Perth, click on the film below.

If you’d like to know more about what’s been happening, BIG CAT NEWS will take you to the latest Newsletter. Happy reading!

Here are some pics from the classes and events that filled our days last summer. Hover your cursor over the slideshow to pause and move it away to restart. On touchscreens tap to pause and refresh page to restart.

The regular day classes list is also available. Classes in spinning, felt jewellery, vintage hats, wall hangings, scarves and more are available. Click on the link in the left hand column for further details and contact us if you would like information on a class that is not listed.

Coming soon! The house next door to the Textile Centre will be available to rent on a self-catering basis for students who require accommodation during Master Classes, and can cater for groups of up to 6. Use the Accommodation link on the left for more details.