Needle felted bookmark and alpaca
A felted alpaca model

Alpaca Magic


10 am – 2 pm

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Bookings can be made via the Calendar

Needle felting is a dry felting method.  It is quick and easy, and inexpensive, requiring very few tools and taking up very little space. You can needle felt when you have just a few spare minutes or for hours on end.

At this hands-on workshop you will meet the llamas and alpacas that are providing their fleece for your project.

You will make:

  • A cute 3 dimensional llama or alpaca from alpaca fibre
  • Two dimensional shapes which are suitable for:
    • Brooches/pendants, hat decoration
    • greeting cards e.g. heart for Valentine’s Day card
    • hanging mobiles etc
    • Christmas tree decorations
    • to enhance a wet felted item
    • decorate  fabric or clothes
    • exotic patches for patchwork quilting
    • functional patches – elbow pads on a wool jumper, heels in socks etc.

You will be ready to go home and start your own projects such as:

  • Jewellery
  • Easter eggs,  donkeys, bunnies Christmas Angels, Stars, Baubles, Santa, a nativity scene
  • Wedding Bells, Bride & Groom.
  • Decorations for a Greeting Card, Book Marks
  • Three dimensional animals – a herd of llamas, flock of sheep, a farmyard of animals, even your own zoo… .the possibilities are endless.

We will provide:

  • All materials needed for the workshop
  • Tea, coffee, biscuits
  • Extra materials and kits are available for purchase on the day

You will need:

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Your lunch

This workshop is not intended for children under 12 years of age. Older children wishing to attend must be accompanied by a parent.

For bookings, please fill out our booking form and send payment to Alpaca Magic.

A group of needle felted llama, alpaca and donkey toys
Our dogs sitting next to examples of felted alpacas