Pearl City Clay House will be CLOSED on Sunday, June 16th for Father’s Day.

sunset hoop

Join Debbie Penley in our craft studio to create this beautiful needle felted hoop. Debbie will provide step by step directions so this is a perfect class for those who have never felted before. This would make a wonderful gift, or enjoy a great night out with a few friends, and add the hoop to your own home decor! Why not bring a photo of your favorite lake sunset to recreate? Seating is limited and this one will fill fast!

sunset hoop

Join Debbie Penley in our craft studio to create this beautiful needle felted hoop. Debbie will provide step by step directions so this is a perfect class for those who have never felted before. This would make a wonderful gift (Mother’s Day is coming up) or enjoy a great night out with a few friends, and add the hoop to your own home decor! Seating is limited – so sign up today.

moonlight fox

Join us for another felting workshop and add some new techniques to your felting skills. Debbie Penley has created this wonderful felt painting perfect for a holiday ornament, or to give as a gift (or keep for yourself!)

This workshop is suitable for absolute beginners, but all levels are welcome. Debbie is an experienced instructor with a wealth of knowledge to share. The cost of the workshop includes all the materials and tools needed, along with great tuition, and fun and friendship

We suspect this adorable class will be popular so get your ticket today!

* To purchase your ticket, click the plus sign to the right of the ticket to select the number of tickets, then click the get tickets button.

felted sloth tree hanger

This may be the most adorable thing you make this holiday season! Join Debbie Penley in this beginner level needle felting class. This super-cute sloth can be used as an ornament, a toy for older children, or even just a year-round decoration to hang from houseplants.

This workshop is suitable for beginners, and all materials and tools will be supplied. All you need to do is show up and create!

*To purchase a ticket, click the plus sign to the right of the ticket to add the number of tickets you wish to buy before clicking the get tickets button.

Felted Bonsai

Join our favorite felt artist Debbie Penley and create a bonsai tree that doesn’t require a green thumb!

Modern feltmaking utilizes similar techniques to those used for the last 8,000 years. It is a simple process that uses very little equipment and simple techniques. Felting transforms wool into a a non woven fabric by bonding and shrinking the fibers together.

To celebrate both Earth Day and Arbor Day, Debbie has designed this new workshop just for us. Her workshops are very popular and fill up quickly, so sign up today!

 

Felted Friend Fridays – spooky edition!

Join felting artist Debbie Penley for a new felted friend Friday, spooky Halloween inspired edition. These guys will make a great addition to your holiday decor, and they light up!

Ticket price of $45 includes use of tools, and all materials to create BOTH a felted pumpkin and a ghost, including lights to make them glow after dark, along with expert tuition.

Debbie’s classes are very popular. Reserve your spot today by buying your ticket HERE.

Felted Owl

Debbie Penley is back again this month with another adorable critter to add to your collection of felted friends!

Debbie is a wonderful, high energy teacher, and her classes are always filled with laughter. Won’t you join us and learn the art of needle felting as you create your own sweet baby owl?

The workshop fee of $45 includes all materials, and tools, along with 3 hours of quality instruction.

Spaces are limited for this in person class, so book your ticket HERE.

funky felted fish

Join guest artist to Debbie Penley, and learn the basics of wet felting. Students will learn the process of working with resists to create a 3D shape using wet felting, plus techniques to add dimension and texture, while creating this funky colorful fish! All levels of students welcome – no prior experience necessary! The class fee includes all necessary materials and use of tools and equipment.

This will be an IN PERSON class. While we wait on our new location to be finished we will be using the art rooms at Infinity Visual and Performing arts in Jamestown, NY. All local covid regulations will be observed. As this is a long class we will take a short break while we work!

Not local or not ready for in-person attendance yet? Join us via zoom instead. Reserve your class spot, then email Deb at pearlcityclayhouse.org to arrange shipping for your class kit.

BOOK NOW!

Spring Chicks

Join guest artist Debbie Penley for this burst of spring cuteness, and needle felt this trio of adorable baby birds in their nest. These cute bird babies in their nest are a perfect beginner project. An adorable spring time pick me up, tucked on a branch from the garden, or displayed on a desk or table.

THIS CLASS REQUIRES A KIT. There are two kit versions in the shop:

  • THIS one includes felting tools (needles and felting foam), along with the wool,
  • THIS one only has the wool, for those who already have felting tools (perhaps from a prior class with Debbie)

*If you are an experienced felting artist please feel free to contact us for a materials list in lieu of the purchased kit

Class Guide

  • Root

    Beginner level classes suitable for everyone.

  • Shoot

    Ready for a little more of a challenge?

    These classes build on skills from root level classes – but may still be suitable for those with little experience. Not sure if the class is for you, just ask us.

  • Bloom

    Get ready to REALLY grow your skills!

    Classes for students with experience. Our teaching artists will identify what skills you should already have. If you are unsure if a class is for you, please ask, we’d be happy to help you!

  • Refund Policy

    Please be advised that all ticket sales are final. We only offer exchanges or refunds in the event that the class is cancelled by Pearl City Clay House. We appreciate your understanding and support!