Tuesday, December 15, 2009

December Challenge

December Challenge is all about the Seasons, Your favorite season, all four seasons or perhaps representations of the seasons of life.



fleurdefibre
Wet felt.
About the size of a tennis ball.
Wool, mohair, metallic yarn, wool yarn.
Made in November 09.

fleurdefibre
Autumn Colours felt ball
About the size of a tennis ball.
Wet felt. Fabric core. Chained linen, crochet and embedded on the fibres.
Colours are from wool yarn, woven on the surface before felting.
Crochet linen bead.... extension of the linen on the ball.
Made in October '09, in the peak of the Fall colours!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/fleurdefibre
http://picasaweb.google.ca/fleurdefibre



brattyblueeyes
Mr and Mrs Claus
Needle felted with Dorset wool
Each 11 inches tall



Shepherdess
Title: summer sunset
Dimensions:10x12
Method: wet felted using a prefelt base. using icelandic batt. Not sure which long wool breed the curls are.
Made: Dec 12 2009
Artist: Ann McElroy
http://www.shepherdsspringfarm.ca/



MTRuth
Title: Christmas Ornaments
Dimensions: 3" diameter
Method: Wet felted over plastic whiffle balls with bell inside, needle felted designs, yarn hanger - mixed breed wool, merino, commercial yarn for hanger
Made: November and December 2009
Artist: Ruth Lane
http://ruthsfiberphotos.blogspot.com/
http://www.purplepomegranate.com/



Tess
Title: Snowflake the little Alpaca Cria.
Dimensions: approx 5 inches
Techniques and materials used. Needle felted with whiter NZ merino, glass beads Xmas themed fabric, wool stuffing gold thread for halter.
Date created: Dec 2008.
Artist: Tess.


Tess
Title: "The little Drummer Boy"
Dimensions: approx 6 inches
technique and materials used: Needle felted Aplaca fibre from Sarah's herd, glass bead eyes embroidered, Xmas themed cushion stuffed with wool fibre and drum.
Date created: Dec 2008.
Artist: Tess.



jeanm
Here is the elf I used on a greeting..... not time to do another right now. He is about 2" by 2" ....all needle felted and created December 20th.
Jean
http://www.picturetrail.com/jeanym
http://flickr.com/photos/11734102@N08



Feltfinland
Title Robin
Dimensions approx 15 cms long and 10 cms high
Techniques & Materials Used :Entirely needle felted using Finn wool and Norwegian C1
Date Created December 2009
Artists Name:Amanda Heikkinen - FeltFinland
http://www.feltfinland.com/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/feltfinland/
http://feltfinland.blogspot.com/

1 comment:

gunknitter said...

Thanks for sharing those lovely felts, fleurdefiber and brattyblueeyes. The autumn colorball and Mr and Mrs Claus :))