Sherwood Art Week

Every year we get ready for the Sherwood Art Week  This year I am not as prepared but have finally got one or two show pieces finished off. In the mean time I have been playing with a gift of alpaca wool.  A steep learning curve as it behaves very differently from sheeps wool, especially…

Polar bear

this is an hours worth of working on the head to refine the features. Sometimes needle felting is a frustratingly slow process

On the desk right now

I have been working on a new polar bear for some months, needle felting a little bit here and there in my spare time.  He is based on Jackie Morris’ paintings in East of the Sun West of the Moon.  A retelling of one of my favourite stories from childhood.  This time I have a…