Author Archives: Wendy
So I have been dabbling in drawing from a model, and also in pictorial needle arts, which got me thinking about something I made quite a while ago. When I was in graduate school (in the 80’s) I was painting … Continue reading
Both of these are needle-felted with some stitching added.I did some running stitches with yarn to create some sharper edges. The stem is chain stitch. I think I am playing with illusion and breaking illusion.
I have been experimenting with making still lives with needle felting techniques. This is just about life size, and is needle-felted dyed wool on a sheet of wet-felted wool. This strawberry is slightly larger than life, and is needle-felted wool … Continue reading
I bought this huge box of pastels back in the mid seventies. I had just spent three summers doing portrait sketches with pastels on the boardwalk in New Jersey. So for some reason, I decided to buy myself a big … Continue reading
I usually ignore most of the stuff around the model, but today I decided to include Molly’s rain boots in the lower left of the picture.