needle felting



Get started with needle felting on this needle felting course in Brighton.


Create a needle felted version of your own furry friend or a personal gift for family and friends. You can choose from dogs, cats and small furries. Learn how to use needle felting tools safely and creatively, turning wool fibres into exciting new 3D forms.


This course is suitable for needle felting beginners and those with some experience.


All materials provided.


Scroll down for further course details or for more information on our other needle felting or craft courses in Brighton, head to our courses page via the main menu.


COURSE TUTOR: Frances West


DAY: Saturday

TIME:  10.30am-4.30pm


Autumn: 29 September 2018

WHERE: Brighton Junction

COURSE FEE: £40 / £35 / £15


Please note that concessions are not available online.

Please see further information on fees and concessions online or in our brochure.






This course aims to:

Teach you the basics of needle felting, from how to use felting materials and tools safely and effectively to creating your own felted animal sculpture from scratch.


Who this course is for?

Beginners of needle felting and those with some experience.

What will I be able to do by the end of this course?

Use need felting tools with wool fibres to create a small textile sculpture.


What materials will I need for the course?

All materials will be provided however if you have the following needle felting materials/equipment then you can bring your own:


Felting needles, needle holder, foam pad, finger guards, sewing scissors.


You may want to bring a reference photograph to help design your felted pet.


How will I know I am making progress?

You will be able to sculpt the wool fibres into a 3D animal form and create your own design.


Who is the course tutor?

Frances West is an artist and illustrator working in Brighton. She is a practising artist who specialises in drawing, ceramics, illustration and printmaking, which she studied at Winchester School of Art. She has a BA (Hons) in Fine Art and a PGCE teaching qualification.


What next?

Further needle felting courses at Friends Centre:

Needle Felting Workshop: Halloween Special – Sunday 14 October 2018


Other arts and crafts courses at Friends Centre



Saturday 29 September 2018
10:30 am to 4:30 pm
Sessions: 1

Full price: £40
Concession rate (if available): £35
Please note that concessions are not available online.
Click here for information on fees and concessions.

Brighton Junction


Book online or more information: Click here for more information or to book online (if available)

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