I was invited to be a guest lecturer at the University of Texas and the Art Institute for students studying fashion and textiles. The thought of a lecture and slideshow would put ME to sleep! So instead, we dug our hands in and everyone made their very first wet felt pieces.
Our community - called LIVING FELT FRIENDS planned to do a group exhibit in 2018, and the Felt United annual event seemed the perfect opportunity. The theme for the event this year was TEXTURE. For our group exhibit, we asked for 2D works with a minimum-maximum foot print. As our group theme for the year [...]
For our community service projects, our team of lovely fairies all voted and decided to offer free felting classes through our local libraries. We all volunteered our time and donated the supplies to introduce both children and adults to the wonder world of hand made felt. Crafternoon at the Eastside Austin Public Library We had [...]
Today I am a little beside myself with "glee". The project I have been working on for quite some time has finally "come together". I challenged myself to create a nuno felt bra for Art Bra Austin 2015, a fundraiser for BCRC, Breast Cancer Resource Centers here in Central Texas. Their services are free of charge [...]