Canberra Region Feltmakers has existed since the early '90s to support and encourage all those interested in this versatile and exceptionally creative activity. Although based in Canberra, our membership spans not only the local region, but Sydney and the rest of NSW, and also includes a number of interstate and international members. Read more about membershipNon-members who may like to find out more about us are welcome to come along to one meeting to 'check us out' and may also attend our workshops, fun evenings and fun days.

Coming Events

See us at the Royal Canberra Show in the Craft Pavilion 22-24 February.  The theme this year is Market Gardens.

Ways to stay in touch...

Become a CRF member - join or renew online or fill in the membership form

Sign up for occasional emails about our upcoming events

Follow us on Facebook

Come along to a workshop or a Fun Felt Evening or Day

....  watch our How Felt is Made video

Textile Works Gallery

Public and members-only exhibitions each month in the Gallery at Chifley.

For members

Log in for access to the Members' area

Textile Works Gallery Entry Form (members only)

Sales entry form Word/PDF (members only)

Felt Fun Evenings  4.00pm-8.00pm (first and third Thursday each month) at Textile Works
$5 paid on the day for members, $10 for non-members. CRF shop will be open on those days from 4:30-7:00pm (cash only sales).

Tuesday Drop In Days (with Canberra Spinners and Weavers) - 10am - 3pm and 5:30pm-8pm on Tuesdays at Textile Works.

Sunday Drop in Days, 4th Sunday of the month 1pm-4pm at Textile Works. Come along and learn other textile techniques including rug making and braiding. 

 

Latest news

CRF at The Royal Canberra Show

21 February 2020 - 23 February 2020

The Canberra Region Feltmakers members enter their work in the Felt section of the Crafts Expo at The Royal Canberra Show. During the show they act as stewards for the Felt section. Drop in to say hello and see feltmaking demonstrations.  This year's theme is Market Gardens and Canberra Region Feltmakers are working with ACT Textile Arts to prepare a shared display space.

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Workshops

Beginners Workshop

14 March 2020 - 14 March 2020

Canberra Region Feltmakers offers one day workshops to introduce those new to felting to the basic skills needed to start creating your own beautiful felt pieces. Each tutor brings their own skills and creativity to their workshop for beginners.

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Beginners Workshop II

13 June 2020 - 13 June 2020

Canberra Region Feltmakers offers one day workshops to introduce those new to felting to the basic skills needed to start creating your own beautiful felt pieces. Each tutor brings their own skills and creativity to their workshop for beginners.

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