Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The Down by the Liffey opening was great fun

We have thirty-four felted items on display in the gallery.  The exhibition is open until Saturday 10 September.  Winter hours for Down by the Liffey are Friday to Sunday 10.00 am  - 4.00 pm

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Dates for your dairies

Tuesday 15 August, 7pm
Down by the Liffey exhibition
Keep this date free. It’s the opening evening for our exhibition at Down by the Liffey. Our exhibition is running from 16th August to 10th September. We are lucky enough to have been chosen as their community group for the year. The Southern Felters organising team is working on this exhibition now. It should be a great show.

TAFAN exhibition 1st to 12th August
The TAFAN (Textile and fibre arts network exhibition) is open 1 – 12 August. 11am – 4 pm daily except Sunday. Our members have felting work in this exhibition so make sure you get along and have a look. Eastside Gallery, Linwood Community Arts Centre on the corner of Worchester Street and Stanmore Road. There are a wide variety of textile arts and have demonstrations and mini workshops. See the poster below.  More details at

August 16 – September 10th 
Down by the Liffey

Christchurch South library exhibition

The finish date I sent out for the Chch library exhibition was wrong. It is open now and the felting will be coming down on Thursday 10th August.

Next felting days
Our next felting day is August 5. Barbara King has offered to take a "make a scarf " class.  The following felting day September 2nd we are going to be offering a beginner’s felting class.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Southern Felters exhibition at Christchurch South Library

If you are interested in seeing what we make on our felting days get along to Christchurch South Library. We have work on display until 10th August.  It is open the same hours as the library.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Kaiapoi Art Expo

Southern Felters has a table out at Kaiapoi Art Expo today - hands on felting and display.  Thank you to those who are running this today; Jane, Barb, Vic and Loraine.

There are 100 artists under one roof so it sounds well worth a visit - 15 minutes from Christchurch with lots to see.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Next Felting Day

Next Felting day Saturday 1 July, come and join us.  Time and place on right sidebar of website