ReConnect | Online Exhibition 2021
Welcome to the second online exhibition of the International Feltmakers Association.

This selected exhibition is made up of an eclectic mix of work by IFA members selected by a panel of judges who are experts in their respective felt specialisms.

Many of the works have been created by the artists at home during the global lockdown but the theme of the exhibition looks towards a future in which we will all reconnect with loved ones, nature, and our existing way of life.

The exhibition includes work from members of the IFA from all over the world. Artists from; Australia, Canada, Ireland, Norway, Finland, Estonia, USA, Germany, Turkey and the UK have been selected to show work in the show.

To view each artist, please click on the image below and you will be taken to the artist’s page. There are 75 artists to see so please click along all 3 pages at the bottom to see them all.

Some artists also have links to their social media and websites so that you can view more of the work  or get in touch with them.

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Helen Welford

Title: Looking Out Through the Cracked Lens of My Kaleidoscope

This piece reflects my perception of how confinement for COVID19 can affect ones view of a world reduced to the garden and surrounding trees. Not venturing out, I used existing resources, and was inspired by the theme for this exhibit.



Materials and Techniques.

Wet felting with needle felting/applique/beading.  Wool roving, bits harvested from old weavings and knitting, prefelts, eco printed silk, silk hankies, beads.








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