Crafter and art educator Audrey Laird leads a workshop in the fun and forgiving art of needle felting. Adults and teens are invited to craft fluffy little springtime lambs in this introductory session. All materials are provided at the free program.
Register ONLINE or call 860.844.5275.
Note: The instructor will have introductory needle felting kits for sale after the program at a cost of $10 per kit. Cash or check sales only. Checks payable to Audrey Laird.
UPDATE: Monday, March 16, 10:00 AM this program is canceled and may be rescheduled at a later date.
IMPORTANT: Governor Lamont declared a state of emergency Tuesday, March 10, and this may impact certain programs and activities offered by the Library. Attendees who register in advance for programs will receive an email alert regarding program changes. Program updates are also posted on the Library's website and Facebook page.
Sponsored by Friends of Cossitt Library.
About the instructor:
Audrey Laird's diverse maker skills, keen creative eye, and friendly disposition make her an excellent instructor for a variety of crafting projects. She is actively involved with Granby Memorial High School's Performing Arts Program. She provides handmade puppets and props for various productions throughout the year. As a Teaching Artist at Valley Pre-School, Audrey leads a very popular after-school puppetry program for four-year-olds. She received high praise from Puppeteers of America, Inc. for a Puppet Club program at Wells Road Intermediate School, Granby, and was subsequently honored as a presenter at their 2015 National Convention.
Needle felting is quickly becoming a popular and preferred medium by puppeteers for puppet making. Audrey is excited to bring this fun and creative art form to Crafters Café.