January 19, 2022 ∙ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
$65 ∙ Call 865-436-5860 To Register
Learn basic needle felting techniques to create a small, custom felted bird of your choice. Students learn how to build shapes and forms with wool, and how to use felting needles safely. The instructor will discuss how wool fiber is processed and how fibers are blended together to create different textures and colors.
Instructor ∙ Katherine Wagner
Katherine Wagner is a fiber artist currently residing in Knoxville, TN. Originally from Ohio, she graduated from Xavier University with a BFA in studio arts with a concentration in fibers and textiles in 2017. Her needle-felted work draws inspiration from nature and the environment around her. Along with fibers and textiles processes, Katherine enjoys working in bookbinding, illustration and more. She teaches classes at Arrowmont and across the region, most recently at Knoxville Arts and Fine Crafts Center.