Here area variety of handspun yarns, mostly using Wool or Merino and Alpaca, Silk etc
It was stitched in stranded cottons. The buildings were printed on silk and highlighted. Teddy and the window were drawn separately on calico. Teddy was stitched with Turkey stitch and then trimmed to make his fur.. This part was cut out and stitched over the background picture with plastic used for the window
|I have been busy making hats, gloves, scarves & booties from Possum Fur mixed with wool for the adults and Polwarth/Merino for the children.|
I have enjoyed working with the possum in various ways and have carded, spun, dyed and knitted these products. I shall be experimenting more in the future.