Become a toy maker for the day with Fany, the founder of Les Petits Félix, The wooden toy workshop
Date And Time
Sat, 6 April 2019
11:30am – 1pm / 2.30 – 4pm
Mezzanine Level – Next to SOMA House Gym
Old Spitalfields Market
Participants : Young toy makers (3+), adults welcome.
Level of difficulty : easy
What will you make? : Personalise your wooden bunny character with Native Indian Props and make a fabric Teepee.
For each booking you will receive 10% off any toys sold by Le Petit Felix to complete your Mini World Collection (valid same day)
What will you be provided with?
– 1 wooden bunny + props :
Head band with felted feathers to plug
Indian sticks to customize with : ribbons, wool threads, felted leaves, feather and fish.
1 Teepee kit :
1 plain 100 % cotton tent (choose 1 from among 3 colours) to paint with provided stamps
stamps : leaf, star, sun, cloud, zigzag, moon.
5 wooden sticks with cord to build the teepee structure
What will you take home from this workshop?
A unique wooden toy set
Basics knowledge of birch plywood, FSC source & mills
How each toy is cut, the sanding process and the different grits used to obtain a perfect and smooth finish. There will be sanded and un-sanded parts for you to feel the difference.
Guidance to associate colours, patterns and textures to make a trendy and unique toy to play with or as a room decoration.
Play with eco-friendly materials: wool, cotton fabric, FSC wood, paint (All certified – child safe).
Nurture your imagination through small world play: develop creative thinking skills and language building. You will create a life scene to play with and take home.
Under my expert guidance you will experiment with creating your own unique toy and show it off in front of your friends!