"Let the beauty of what you love, be what you do."  ~ Rumi

FELT SO RIGHT: Fiber Art by Dawn Edwards



DAWN EDWARDS FELTMAKING WORKSHOPS...

2017 WORKSHOPS:


Explorations in Nuno-Felt Surface Design
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

February 10 - 11, 2017
Contact: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Fantastic Felt Hats (FULL)
Heavenly Oaks Alpacas, Hollister, FL

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
March 25 - 26, 2017
Contact: Selma Carrow 

Derby Day Felt Fascinators (FULL) 
Ransom District Library, Plainwell, MI
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
April 20, 2017
Call (269) 685-8024 to register

Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival
Howard County Fairgrounds, near Baltimore, Maryland
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Fabulous Felt Flower Fascinator, May 3, 2017
Woodsy Forest Vessels, May 4, 2017 (FULL)
Fantastic Cloche Hats, May 5, 2017 (FULL)
Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival

Felt Bird Pods, May 19, 2017
Stone Wall Felt Vessels, May 20, 2017
Concertina Felt Hats, May 21, 2017
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Kentucky Sheep and Fiber Festival 

​Masterson Station Park, Lexington, Kentucky

Kentucky Sheep and Fiber Festival


Eco-Printed Felt Bags (FULL)
~ and ~ 
Parched Desert Floor Felt Vessels
Felt Study Group, Pittsford NY
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
June 1-2, 2017 and June 4-5, 2017
Contact Deb

Nuno-felt Wave Scarf Workshop (FULL)
~ and ~
Fabulous Felt Flower Fascinators
Midwest Weavers Conference 2017, 
Indianapolis, IN
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
June 16-17, 2017
Midwest Weavers

Nuno-Felt Art Hats, July 7-8, 2017
Vessels From Nature, July 9-10, 2017 
New England Felting Supply, Easthampton, MA

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
New England Felting Supply

Eco-Printing Class 
 ~ and ~
Wet & Nuno-Felted Hats Workshop (FULL)
Living Felt, Austin Texas
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
July 27 - 29, 2017
Living Felt

Brown Bag Botany: Eco-Printing Presentation (free)
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, South Haven, MI

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
August 2, 2017 at noon
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum

The Alchemy of Feltmaking with Dawn Edwards
Grand Rapids Maker Faire 2017 
(hundreds of makers will be in attendance)
Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 
August 19, 2017

Grand Rapids Maker Faire

Fantastic Felt Hats (FULL)
Artful Dimensions Gallery, Fredericksburg, VA
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

September 9 - 10, 2017
Artful Dimensions Gallery

Felt Flower Fascinator Class, October 7, 2017
 ~ and ~
Fantastic Felt & Nuno-Felt Hats Workshop, October 8 - 9, 2017 (FULL)

Eastern Great Lakes Fiber Conference (EGLFC) 

Chautauqua Institute, Chautauqua, NY
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

Eastern Great Lakes Fiber Conference


Intro to Eco-Printing 
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, South Haven, MI

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
October 21, 2017
Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum

Cracked Earth Felt Vessels Workshop
~ and ~
Presentation (which is open to the public)
Needlework and Textile Guild of Michigan, Troy, MI
Instructor and Presenter, Dawn Edwards

November 14-15, 2017

The Needlework and Textile Guild of Michigan

*** More classes in the works...please check back soon! ***

2016 WORKSHOPS:

International Workshops:

Parched Desert Floor Vessels (FULL)
Feltmakers North Ireland
Instructor: Dawn Edwards
May 7 - 8, 2016
Contact: Feltmakers North

Explorations in Sculptural Felting: Hats and Vessels (FULL)
Geelong Fibre Forum 
VIC, Australia
Instructor: Dawn Edwards
September 25 - October 1, 2016
Contact: Tafta, Inc.


U.S. Workshops:

Parched Desert Floor Vessels
Blue Sky Craft School, Boulder, CO
Instructor: Dawn Edwards
January 16-17, 2016

Felt Berets (FULL)
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
February 6, 2016
Contact: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts


Fantastic Felt Scarves (FULL)
Richland Area Community Center

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
February 20, 2016
Contact: Richland Area Community Center

Felt Bird Pods
Tillers International, Scotts, MI
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
March 12,2016

Contact: Tillers International


Intro to Feltmaking: Felt Flowers (FULL)

Richland Area Community Center
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
April 16, 2016
Contact: Richland Area Community Center


Eco-Print Felt Bags
Heavenly Oaks Alpacas, Hollister, FL

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
June 25 - 26, 2016
Contact: Selma Carrow 

Nuno-Felt Art Hats, July 14-15, 2016
Eco-Print Felt Bags, July 16-17, 2016
New England Felting Supply, Easthampton, MA

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Contact: New England Felting Supply

Intro to Feltmaking: Felt Flowers (FULL)
Richland Area Community Center
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
August 13, 2016
Contact: Richland Area Community Center

Fabulous Felt Hats
Currents Gallery, McMinnville OR 
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
August 26 - 27, 2016
Phone: 503-435-1316 to register
For additional information, please see the Currents Gallery website


2015 WORKSHOPS:

Explorations in Nuno-Felt Surface Design (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
January 30 - 31, 2015
Contact: South Haven Center for the Arts

Intro to Feltmaking (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
February 25, 2015
Contact: Richland Area Community Center


Explorations in Nuno-Felt Surface Design (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
February 20-21, 2015
Contact: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Workshop 1: Fantastic Felt Hats (FULL)
Workshop 2: Parched Desert Floor (Cracked)Vessels (FULL)

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
March 6-10, 2015
2015 Felters' Rendezvous, Estes Park, CO
Information: The Felting Source

Public Lecture & Reception with Dawn Edwards
Feltmaking From My Michigan Studio to Places Around the World

March 27, 2015, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Crafts Guild of Dallas, TX

Fantastic Felt Hats and Fantastic Felt Vessels
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
March 28 and 29, 2015 
Crafts Guild of Dallas, TX

Felt Bird Pods

Instructor: Dawn Edwards
May 2, 2015

Tillers International

Parched Desert Floor (Cracked)Vessels (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

May 7 and 8, 2015
Contact: South Haven Center for the Arts

Fantastic Felt Hats (FULL)
and Fantastic Felt Vessels (FULL)

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
May 17 and May 18, 2015
Kentucky Sheep and Fiber Festival


Fantastic Felt Hats, June 27 & 28, 2015 (FULL)
Nuno-Felt Art Hats, June 29 & 30, 2015 (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Easthampton, Massachusetts  
New England Felting Supply

Eco Printed Felt Bags (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Hosted by the Northland Weavers & Fiber Guild Workshop
August 8 and 9, 2015
Dennos Museum Center, Traverse City, MI

Felt Vessels Workshop

September 19, 2015

Tillers International
Scotts, MI

Introduction to Felt Hatmaking: Fantastic Felt Cloches 
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

September 25, 2015
Contact: South Haven Center for the Arts
South Haven, MI

Introduction to Felt Hatmaking: Fantastic Felt Cloches 
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

September 26, 2015
Contact: Richland Area Community Center
Richland, MI


Explorations in Nuno-Felt Surface Design
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
October 2 and 3, 2015
Contact: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts



2014 WORKSHOPS:

International Workshops:

Feltmaking Workshops: Santiago and Calama, Chile 
Instructor, Dawn Edwards

October 20 - 26, 2014 (3 Workshops in Santiago: Hats, Crowns and Nuno-Mosaic Scarves)
October 27 - 28, 2014 (Calama Hats Workshop)
Contact: Anilinas Montblanc

Fantastic Nuno Felt Hats: Ireland

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Hosted by Nicola Brown, Clasheen 
April 5 and 6, 2014

Borris, CarlowIreland

Fantastic Felt Hats: Master Class

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Hosted by Sara Felts
May 17 & 18, 2014
Vancouver, Canada

U.S. Workshops:

Nuno-Felting Workshops

Instructor: Dawn Edwards

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Fantastic Felt Vessels Workshop
~ and ~
"Feltmaking Around the World" presentation (open to the public)
Instructor and Presenter, Dawn Edwards

October 14 and 15, 2014

The Needlework and Textile Guild of Michigan
Troy, MI

Eco-Printed Fantastic Felt Hats Workshop 
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
October 4-5, 2014 

Seasons on St. Croix Gallery
401 Second St., Hudson, WI


Seasons' "First Fridays” 
Fabulous Fibre Month Opening and Reception 
October 3, 2014, 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. 
Seasons on St. Croix Gallery
401 Second St., Hudson, WI


Felt Vessels Workshop

September 27, 2014

Tillers International
Scotts, MI

Fabulous Felt Vessels Workshop

September 6, 2014

Niles Handweavers Guild
Niles, MI

Presentation: Feltmaking Around the World:
 From My 
Michigan Studio to Places Around the World

September 5, 2014

Niles Handweavers Guild
Niles, MI

Explorations in Nuno-Felt and Eco-Printing REGISTRATION CLOSED 

August 8, 9 and 10, 2014

Michigan League of Handweavers

Hope CollegeHopeMichigan

Fantastic Felt Vessels Workshop (FULL)
Instructor, Dawn Edwards
Hosted by the Northland Weavers & Fiber Guild Workshop
June 28, 2014
Dennos Museum Center, Traverse City, MI

Fantastic Nuno-Felt Hats Workshop (FULL)

Instructor: Dawn Edwards

March 29, 2014
Kalamazoo, MI
Contact Dawn for registration information

Felt Journals Workshop

Instructor, Dawn Edwards
March 22, 2014

Tillers International

Felt Making Workshop  
Thursday, March 20, 2014      

Richland Community Library

Join Dawn Edwards for a "make and take" felt workshop

Fiber Sampler

Instructor: Dawn Edwards
March 15, 2014

Tillers International

Nuno Felting Workshop

Instructor: Dawn Edwards

February 28 and March 1

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts


Please e-mail for cost, details, directions:


Felt So Right
Fiber Art by Dawn Edwards
P.O. Box 402
Plainwell, MI 49080














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