Hand Felted Soap “Stone” Workshop

Attend a free workshop at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library on Sunday, February 3from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm with local fiber artist Chey Soares and learn the basic steps of making felt. Fashion a covering over two bars of body soap using natural Merino sheep undyed wool fibers and wet felt it into permanent loofah cleansing bars with the look of stones for the bath or shower. All project materials and soaps will be provided. However, if allergic to Yardley soap bring your own two bars, round shaving square edges slightly with a potato peeler before class). Note also that all wool contains lanolin in case of allergies.

Space is limited and registration is required. Please register by calling 508-758-4171, signing up in the library, or emailing rsmith@sailsinc.org with contact name, phone number, and email. The Library is located at 7 Barstow Street and is handicapped accessible.

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