Thursday, December 5, 2013

Lakeshore Fiber Arts Guild Holiday Ornament Exchange and Show and tell

As usual, we had a fabulous time enjoying each other's food, talking, visiting AND exchanging ornaments as well as showing some of the work we've been doing at home.  Below are the Christmas ornaments and below that are the Show 'n Tell items that were brought.  Enjoy!

Wendy Rice's roving sheep that Alexa Urquart received.

Jennifer Gould's antique lace angel
that Sue Vegter received.

Jennifer Hefko created this felted Snow Man Ball.

Jonetta Brown made this little Santa
with a needle tatted hanger.

Jeannie Emery's sheet music stars given to Jennifer Hefko.

Jonetta Brown received Alexa
Urquart's fused glass
bead dangle ornament.

Pris Lynch created this little felted bird which
Arlene Tiemeyer received.

Wendy Rice received Arlene Tiemeyer's needle tatted heart.

Sue Vegter's felted and pleated wreath which
Marti Swank received.

Jennifer Gould received Alice Breese's
handmade paper angel.

Marti Swank's beaded snowflakes received
by Alice Breese.


Sue Vegter's table runner from Dawn Edward's workshop
on nuno felting (silk sari strips inserted into wool).

Silk scarf dyed in sumac by Sue Vegter.

Jennifer Gould's deconstructed screen printed fabrics.

Some more the knit fabrics that Jennifer screen
printed using the deconstructed screen printing method.

Sue Vegter's Fascinator Hat (nuno felted wool and silk) from a
Dawn Edwards workshop.

Marti Swank's deconstructed coat
which she took apart, made
smaller and resewed!

Sue Vegter wearing her Fascinator Hat!

Pris Lynch wearing her waffle felted
scarf and showing her bag she
designed with leftover felted and
dyed felt.

Pris Lynch with her quilt top of various
arashi shibori cottons.

Pris Lynch's kantha embroidered and hand dyed piece
(Dorothy Caldwell workshop).

Pris Lynch dyed fabric with machine stitching and
resisted areas.

Pris Lynch's experiments with 3-D felt.

Arlene Tiemeyer's hand woven bag in which she used
shots of roving (dark stripes); lining is hand printed
African fabric.