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GSE Community Cultural Programme: The Art of Celebration - Crafting A Christmas Bauble

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The Art Of Celebration Crafting A Christmas Bauble

There are many festivals of light at this time of year, and many have particular traditions associated with them. One of the traditions associated with Christmas in the UK, is decorating the home and the Christmas tree in preparation for the celebrations.  Whether you are celebrating Christmas or any other tradition or festival of light, a brightly coloured bauble can be adapted to suit the occasion and is sure to add some joy to the festivities.  

Join Karen Walshe who will be crafting a Christmas bauble and sharing how she will be preparing for the holidays.


Where: Microsoft Teams meeting Click here to join the meeting

When: December 9th, 2020 at 12.30-13.30

What to bring:

Please feel free to just come along and watch Karen talk us through how to craft a Christmas bauble using felt and simple embroidery stitches. If you would like to craft along with Karen and create your own Christmas bauble. Then you will need:

  • A print out of the template (see the template document below )
  • Felt fabric (this could be one square of coloured felt or you may like to use a combination of 2-3 squares in different colours)
  • A sewing needle
  • Embroidery thread in complementary or contrasting colours to your felt
  • Toy stuffing (optional)
  • A piece of string/ribbon. 
All of these items can be purchased online