Trio of Pots - Pot 1 Using Differential Shrinkage Rates to Shape Objects | Soosie Jobson | Skillshare

Trio of Pots - Pot 1 Using Differential Shrinkage Rates to Shape Objects

Soosie Jobson, Felt Artist, Teacher, Author & Historian

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8 Videos (16m)
    • Introduction

    • Before you start

    • The Theory

    • Side 1

    • Side 2

    • Prefelting

    • Fulling

    • Class Project


About This Class

Skill level - Entry level beginner
Previous class - No Sew 3D Felting
Next class - Trio of Pots Pot 2
Series - Trio of Pots

Wool has a unique ability: when made into felt it shrinks.  Sometimes unintentionally, I’m sure we have all shrunk a jumper of two.  When this characteristic is used intentionally, differing rates of shrinkage can be turned into a method of shaping objects.  Working our way through the Trio of Pots we will learn how to manipulate and shape felt into structurally sound and beautiful objects.






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Soosie Jobson

Felt Artist, Teacher, Author & Historian

I'm Soosie Jobson a Fremantle based, felt & textile artist, author and historian. I have been an Educator for 30 years holding a Bachelor of Education, and have taught all kinds of things in the business and tech world but now I love to teach creative arts. The path through my creative life has taken me through many different media, but my main love is felting.

For the past 15 years I have dabbled with all forms of felting winning awards and prizes along the way, but I alwa...

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