New Workshop Room

Just getting settled into my new workshop room! After a little move around in the house I now have a light and airy space to run all my workshops with a separate entrance. I can currently have 3 participants for each course to allow for social distancing but it does mean courses can get started…

Workshops during Covid-19

Hi everyone, After a very difficult few months I am delighted to tell you that I will be starting my workshops again! I have spent the last few weeks preparing and getting to grips with the government guidance and how this will affect how the workshops are run. I will be starting while the weather…

Owls

I have recently been creating a series of owls. They will hopefully be shown at craft fairs starting in the Autumn once the current lockdown due to Covid-19 has been lifted. Happy felting everyone during this difficult time , a big thank you to the NHS staff and stay safe.

Pincushions and Mice

I have been working away in my studio during this current period of social distancing due to Covid-19. I’m  sharing a few photos of my current work as I will not be able to attend any shows and events over the next few weeks or even months.  

Wensleydale Sheep

These lovely Wensleydale sheep are now available for sale in my Etsy shop or contact me direct, each sheep costs £30. These cute needle felted sheep are handmade from 100% wool from British sheep, I use Wensleydale curly fleece for the body of the sheep and it also comes with a beautiful hand knitted scarf….

Needle felting courses 2020

This is the latest list of courses Needle Felting Courses 2020   These will be a fun and relaxed workshop for 5-6 participants led by Jude Askey-Brown.   Easter chicks and eggs Tuesday 24th March, 10am-12:30 £25 Saturday 4th April, 10am-12:30 £25 Learn to create some unique Easter gifts and decorations. This workshop is well…

Alpaca Needlefelting course

These are the wonderful creations from a Alpaca needle felting course I ran for Debbie at her home last week. We had a lovely afternoon creating, chatting and drinking tea. We were able to use Alpaca fleece as I have a friend with three beautiful Alpacas, and I was lucky enough to get the fleece…

New Courses 2020

Using an Armature to create a standing dog Session  1 : Tuesday 18th February, 10am-12:30 £25 Session  2: Tuesday 3rd March, 10am-12:30 £25 This course is suitable for those who have some experience of needle felting or have been on one of my previous courses. The course will run over two sessions, the first session…

Christmas Decoration Needle felting Course

Today was the second of my Christmas themed decoration courses. We had a wonderful morning creating Father Christmas’s , Penguins and Christmas trees. Three of the participants were completely new to needle felting and did really well gaining all of the basic skills with some fabulous results. Well done! We enjoyed lots of chat, tea and…

Needle Felted Greeting Card Designs

I have been busy today creating designs for my new series of Dog and Cat cards. They are made from recycled fabrics, fleece and thread, then mounted into a window frame card. It is important to me to use as much recycled materials as possible so the background for most designs are old woolly jumpers or…

St David’s Day Welsh Cakes

Happy St David’s Day! To celebrate I made a delicious batch of Welsh cakes to have with a lovely cup of tea. To make it extra special I knitted a tea cosy and made a few crochet daffodils for the top! Welsh Cakes 200grams self raising flour 200grams caster sugar 200grams Welsh butter 100grams currants…

Bakewell cake

I love Bakewell pudding and as I was brought up near Bakewell in Derbyshire I love anything that reminds me of home. This Bakewell cake is different to the traditional pudding but it has that lovely almond flavour and is delicious with a cup of tea.   Recipe 210g Ground almond 210g Butter 210g Caster…