I describe the materials and techniques I use to create chenille scarves, nuno felt scarves, shibori scarves and jackets, beaded fiber pins, and dyed resisted and discharged jackets. To see more of my work, please visit my website at http://www.CarolFurtado.com.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Completed Items for Fiberfeast 2011

My Piece from the Power Center Show

This is a wall piece with many sheer layers and gold leaves.
Dimensions: 4.5ft x 6ft

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Works in Progress for Fiberfeast 2011

This silk chiffon piece is the only finished product in the group:

Front ViewBack View

The black beaded upper of the silk chiffon piece
below will be felted into the fabric

This will be a kimono jacket of silk seersucker

This silk seersucker on the mannequin serves as the inspiration for the silk fan pattern jacket pieces in the second image

Hopefully the finished pieces will be posted soon.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

My nuno felted scarves at the Janice Charach Gallery

Blue nuno felted scarf with sequins

I created this nuno felted scarf for "Not your Grandma's Fiber Show."