About this course
In this 6 week course Moy will guide you through all aspects of how to create your own unique felted paintings in a relaxed and fun way. Starting with gathering inspiration by means of taking photos, keeping visual diaries, colour swatches and sketches or taking notes to building a base and using carders for colour blending. Each lesson introduces different methods and techniques to help you work through all areas of landscape paintings to the wet felting process. You will learn how to add shading, refinement and fine detail using needle felting. Free motion machine embroidery will be demonstrated along with how to set up your machine. Moy will demonstrate embellishing using both free motion machine and hand stitching. Each lesson includes a variety of videos with Moy demonstrating different parts of her process in easy to follow steps. Written instructions along with downloadable pdf's are also included. The aim of this course is to enable students to experiment with a variety of techniques they have learned along the way. With 1 week between each lesson it is hoped this time will be used to develop and refine the various techniques between each. The aim is for every student to start to discover and develop their own personal style. Every Monday webinars are offered to keep you on track and provide extra encouragement and advice along the way. This is an excellent opportunity to touch base with Moy and share examples of work for her to critique and discuss with the group. Moy's webinars have been a very popular and helpful addition to her online courses along with a great way to get to know fellow students.
There are also material and tool kits available if required: https://www.moymackaygallery.com/product-category/online-tutorials-courses-with-moy-mackay/