Tuesday, February 23, 2010

FEBUARY CHALLENGE

February - Warm Colors - Felt something with the warm side of the color wheel - reds, yellows, oranges etc.






loulou
Title poppy scarf
Dimensions 48''
Techniques & Materials Used needle felting, merino and silk hankie
Date Created January 2010
Artists Name loulou



karenrao
'Rosy Rockpool'
20 x 20 cm
Wet felted using merino tops and miscellaneous threads
Feb 2010
Karen Rao


WhingingNinja
Technique
all hand needle felted using merino and corriedale (sp) wool as well as some mohair
for the gray color




Shepherdess
Title: Holiday memory
Dimensions: approx 10"x12"
Techniques & Materials: wet felted background, needle felted pop outs. prefelt base with merino colours added and no name sheep curls. The core wool for the needle felt is coriadale and the colour is merino.
Date Created: December 2009 and January 2010
Artists Name: Ann McElroy




Title: Exquisita the Alebrije
Dimensions: 5 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 7"
Techniques & Materials Used: Core and Corriedale top wool, needlefelted
Date Created: Finished yesterday, Feb 10 '10!
Artists Name: Lety R-Z (Cretur Fetur)
Optional Link: http://creturfetur.blogspot.com
http://creturfetur.etsy.com/
CreturFetur




zed
Title: vessels
Dimensions: aprox 3-4 inches
Techniques & Materials Used: wet felted, merino, bamboo, fancy fibres, silk, soya bean fibre, silk noil
Date Created: 12th Feb 2010
Artists Name: Zed
http://www.flickr.com/photos/zedster01
http://feltbyzed.blogspot.com/



patdixie
Title: Coloured waves
Dimensions: 15" x 21"
Techniques & Materials Used: wet felted, pre-felt backing, merino, polworth, silk carrier rods, degummed slik cacoons, wool yarn, silk and wool nepps
Date Created: January 16, 2010



jeanm
Title: License Plate
Dimensions:12" X6"
Technique:needlefelted-fleece-prefelt
Created: August 2009
Artist: Jean Melton
http://www.picturetrail.com/jeanym
http://flickr.com/photos/11734102@N08




Tess
Title; Baby Birds.
Dimensions: 4 inches across.
Techniques and materials Used: Dorper fleece Mohair locks and handspun yarn needlefelted into a nest, merino wool and silk throwers waste for birds beaks and a few feathers.
Dated finsihed 25/2/10.
Artist; Tess.



hilltopbeader
Rosy Nuno Felt Clutch
9 1/2" x 6"
Nuno felted with Wenslydale roving, bulky wool yarns and silk fabrics
on cotton gauze
Artist: Arlene Watson



janekiwi
http://www.flickr.com/photos/38927746@N03/




Fee
Title: "Organizer" (with pockets)
Dimensions: 5 x 15 inches
Techniques and materials Used: Corriedale wet felted (some needle felting)
Dated finsihed 28/2/10.
Artist: Fee



viltk
Title: "Vessels for felted eggs"
Dimensions: 14 cm high and diameter 33cm (5.51 inch and 12.99 inches for his diameter)
Techniques and materials Used: Merino fleece and pencilroving, wet felted
Dated finsihed 28/2/10.
Artist: Viltk
http://www.flickr.com/photos/viltalakim/
http://www.viltalakim.etsy.com/