Convergence is a gathering of felt makers from the Southern Hemisphere and other parts of the world. Sharing knowledge about feltmaking is the underlying theme. It has become customary to hold a Convergence every two years, alternately in Australia and New Zealand.
Local and national events related to felt
Would you like to spend time making felt in a friendly supportive environment? This is not a workshop, just a relaxed, fun evening event where you can explore felting techniques, working on a project of your own choice alongside other feltmakers and sharing ideas. Bring your own wool and felting equipment.
19 May 2018 - 20 May 2018
See us demonstrating felt making and running short workshops on this special celebration of wool at the Old Bus Depot Markets in Kingston ACT. Markets open 10am - 4pm.
2 Jun 2018 - 11 Jun 2018
2,3 June and 9,10,11 June at Textile Works 19/71 Maclaurin Street, Chifley, ACT
30 Jul 2018 - 7 Aug 2016
This annual event for Canberra Region Feltmakers used to be held in Jindabyne but now happens at Tuross. Members can book in to attend for individual nights or the whole retreat. Five days of feltmaking in a fun, informal atmosphere. This is not a formal workshop but an opportunity to share ideas, techniques and stories.