Workshops led by Jenni Burrows; a practising textile artist and qualified Art teacher. The aim of the workshops is to introduce you to the art of felt making, and to equip you with the basic skills that will allow you to branch out and be adventurous evolving your own style. There are a range of courses for adults and children, with all materials are provided. (You will need to bring your own lunch for the all day courses, but tea, coffee and juice will be available).
Perfect for beginners! All materials provided!
8th February and 1st March: 10-4pm: Taster Day for Adults–experiment with a range of felt making techniques. Cost £35 per person (max: 10 places)
18th February: 10-12pm: Family Workshops for children Ages 3-6 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Max of two children per adult. (10 places maximum)
Cost: £10 per child
18th February: 1-3pm:Family Workshops for children Ages-7-10 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Max of two children per adult.
(10 places maximum). Cost: £10 per child
20th February: 10-4pm:Young People’s Workshop Ages 11-16 years.
(10 places maximum)
Cost: £25 per person
Adult Evening Workshops
A six week course beginning on Tuesday 25th February: 7-9pm experimenting with a range of techniques and materials to create a wearable piece of art.
Cost: £90 for six week course every Tuesday evening.
The workshops will be held at Sun Pier House.
Full address is: Sun Wharf, Medway Street, Chatham, ME4 4HF
(We’re next to Staples and BBC Radio Kent)
Free parking is available on site for the Tuesday evening class attendants. Alternatively, there is a pay and display car park within 1 minute walk; we are 8 minutes’ walking distance from Rochester train station; 5 minute’s walking distance from Chatham train station and 2 minute’s walking distance from Chatham bus station.
The workshops will take place in a studio environment on the first floor of Sun Pier House.
Please be aware, the building is over 25 years old and while Sun Pier House CIC are in the early stages of transforming the 1980’s offices into a creative centre, there is currently no lift access. The workshops will take place on the first floor, accessed via a set of external stairs. If you have any questions or concerns about the access please contact the venue in advance of booking.