Tuesday, 28 May 2013

This lovely nuno wrap using silk/wool/polyester fabrics.
 Designer: Penny Elliott

Penny as we all know loves to add stitch to her felt we all agree beautiful.

Photo: Pelicans & friends in progress
Designer: Penny Elliott
"Pelicans and Friends"

Sunday, 26 May 2013

Have a look at this felted pendant necklace. Kerry attended a class with Lisa Klakulak of Strong Felt and believe me Kerry's piece is very very strong.
Designer: Kerry Gelmi

and this bag.............
Designer: Colleen Castledene

Saturday, 25 May 2013

Christine has been very busy using silks piecing on her wool also stitching - other work are two bracelets and a vessel. Christine will be leaving our shores to go back home to Canada - we have loved her input and work she has shared with the Bunbury Felters. Farewell from your felting family in Bunbury.

 Designer: Christine Ferguson
above 3 scarves
 Designer: Christine Ferguson

Designer: Christine Ferguson

Friday, 24 May 2013

Lorraine playing with felt exploring a lace technique very pretty.
Designer: Lorraine McArthur

Thursday, 23 May 2013

Emma showing off her necklace and collar.  Beads for necklace were made on large size knitting needles easy to thread felted cords. Collar embellished with beads and stitching.

Designer: Emma White

Sunday, 19 May 2013

Cold weather has arrived - these lovely felted foot warmers made from wool of course with crocheted finish with leather soles.  

 Designer: Darriel Palfrey-Jones

Saturday, 11 May 2013

Oh my gosh its nearly upon us its beanie time at Alice Springs, Northern Territory visit www.beaniefest.org entry closes 25 May 2013
Designer: Colleen Castledene

Monday, 6 May 2013

On Sunday the 5th May it was awards day at the Stretch Festival Wearable Arts in Mandurah.  Sections from Avante Garde, Body Parts, Tribal Connections, Body Art congratulations to all who entered.  Four of our members had entered the section "Tribal Connections" with these amazing felted wearable pieces - designers Brenda Warner, Lorraine McArthur, Kerry Gelmi and Val Hornibrook - wow their garments looked stunning on stage.

Congratulations to Kerry for winning the Tribal  Connections
Designer: Kerry Gelmi 

Designer: Brenda Warner

Designer: Lorraine McArthur
"The Blood Flower"

Designer: Val Hornibrook


Friday, 3 May 2013

South West Fashion Festival a felted jacket by Designer: Sue Smorthwaite, image by Jo Bevis.

Balingup Field Day fashion parade. Designer Sue Seaman silk/wool and then eco dying on these 3 garments.   A big thank you to the models.
 Dyed with gum leaves and red wine
 Dyed using rose petals
Dyed using eucalyptus cinneria

Thursday, 2 May 2013

Balingup Fair was a fantastic day with up to 12,000 people in attendance.  Wow with 3 fashion parades for the day here are some of the garments.  The ladies at the stall were in a flurry with people purchasing our lovely felted garments. Well done everyone!!

More an more of those lovely bags:-

Wednesday, 1 May 2013

More of those bags:-
 Davida Palmer
with a felt hat and bag 
 Kerry Gelmi
Felted bag
 Both bags by Rhonda Tomerini