Treasure Island at Derby Theatre - BOOK HERE!

Wet Felting Workshop Festival

Museum of Making Silk Mill Lane, Derby DE1 3AF

Oct 27, 2021

For ages 7 and above

From £15

Fantastic For Families

As part of the Derby Family Arts Festival (23 - 31 October)

Explore how to turn soap, water and wool fibres into cloth! In this hands-on session you will learn the process of wet felt making to create pieces of cloth and felt balls. Taken through each step of the process you will learn how felt is formed and use this to develop your own design – thinking about colour pattern and texture.

This session is perfect for beginners. No prior experience needed.

Two workshop sessions are available:




Suitable for adults and children aged 7 and over.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

To join please book a place. 

Members and Friends of the Museum eligible for a 10% discount. 

*Please note, events may be subject to change dependent on the latest Government guidance relating to Covid.


  • Suitable for Families
  • May be subject to change (dependent on the latest Government guidance relating to Covid)
  • Pre-book essential

Find This Event

Sign Up To Our Newsletter!

Submit a listing