Holiday Felt & Giving Back


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To close out the year, I’ve assembled a collection of winter woolies: from polar bears to snowmen to Santa Claus himself! Since this is also the season for giving back, I would like to take this opportunity to share a couple of charity projects I’ve been working on.

Felt Art by MarianaFelt Art by MarianaFelt Art by MarianaOpens in a new tab.

 

Dinny PocockDinny PocockDinny Pocock

 

The Lady Moth

The Lady MothThe Lady MothOpens in a new tab.

 

Bossys Feltworks Bossys FeltworksBossy’s Feltworks

 

McBride House McBride HouseMcBride House

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charityEarlier this year I created a series of sculptures for DHG Gallery’s Charity Project: 100% of the proceeds go to the pediatric cancer ward at Meyer Children’s Hospital in Florence, Italy. The project features artwork by a number of other fiber artists as well, so I hope you will check it out!

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Zoë Williams Totems Zoë Williams Totems

 

I also curated an exhibition here in New York for a cause that is very dear to me. A portion of the proceeds from UNICORN  will be donated to the Saola Working Group to help save the endangered saola, a beautiful and mysterious creature that might be the closest living thing we have to a real unicorn. Learn more about saola and how you can help conservation efforts at savethesaola.orgOpens in a new tab..

>> SEE THE SHOW HERE!Opens in a new tab. <<

UNICORN

 Allison SommersAllison Sommers  Melissa Sue StanleyMelissa Sue Stanley  Mariangela TanMariangela Tan

As always, thanks for reading. See you in 2017!

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Zoë Williams

Zoë Williams creates needle felt sculptures based on spirits, sacred creatures, and dreams. Her work is concerned with the intersection of the (inner) realm of the collective unconscious and the (outer) kingdom of nature. She lives and works in New York City.

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