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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.






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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