Viking Felting: Mitten Making
Date Tuesday 20 August 2019
Time 11:00am - 12:30pm
Location Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2PP
Craft yourself some felted mittens...
Explore the technique of wet felting in this hands-on workshop.
Learn how to make a pair of cosy felted mittens in this beginners session.
All materials are included. Suggested age: 7 years and over.
How to book
Booking is essential and tickets are £2. To book tickets online visit Eventbrite - Fearsome Craftsmen: Make Your Own Felt Mittens.
Q: Can I take my work home?
A: Yes, please take it home to enjoy!
Q: Do parents need to stay for the duration of the workshop?
A: All children (under 12 years) must be accompanied by an adult (accompanying adults are not required to purchase a ticket to the workshop). Accompanying adults are required to stay for the workshop. Please ensure that any siblings that are too young to participate/play are supervised at all times.
Fearsome Craftsmen exhibition
The Fearsome Craftsmen exhibition is on from 15 June. A touring exhibition from the award-winning JORVIK Viking Centre, visitors to the Harris will discover how over 1,000 years ago these invaders turned simple materials into complex objects. Explore how Vikings made their everyday necessities from antler, bone, horn, wood and leather and experience Viking-Age life with our replica house, complete with cooking equipment and loom.
Summer holiday events
For more family and kids' events taking place during the summer holidays see What's On: Kids' Summer Holidays 2019.
Map address for the Harris
Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston, PR1 2PP.
Contact the organiser
Name: Rebecca Bruneel