Spring is coming!
We are very excited to announce that the new spring issue of the FUN is ready, it has already been send out and should be in your mailboxes in the next couple of days at the latest! If you are lucky to be going on holidays soon, make sure to have a look at book shops at the airport or train stations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, from 6th of March onwards the FUN will be available there. You can also order online at our webshop have a look here!
The new FUN includes many interesting and exciting topics, we have a range of subjects and are sure we have something for every taste: felt, handcrafts, art …
Let me give you an overview of what you can await: We have a report of some very successful exhibitions and the ETN-conference in Lithuania. We introduce you to very creative artists with our portraits of Greta Narten and her fashion label »Go Banana«, Irit Dulman loves the magic of vegetable died colors, Daiva Gutparakiene gives an insight in her working habits and her secrets of creativity, Margo Duke can not think of a life without the embellisher and Monika Pioch creates lovely homes for cats.
Our cover shows a jacket made by Nadine Richter, a young fashion designer with great potential. You will get to know also how she manages to combine felt and serigraphy in the new FUN. We are certain that the wide range of topics will include something for any kind of interest in our readers, maybe the instruction about how to use the embellisher is something for you?! If you would like to get a closer look on our brand new FUN you can have a look on our homepage. There you can not only see the content but get an exclusive insight on our wonderful pictures of great art on selected pages.
There is a great highlight coming up for Germany, Austria and Switzerland:
From March the 30th to April the 2nd, the 17th German-speaking Felted Art Meeting will take place in Grainau, Bavaria (Germany). The organizing team has planned a great extended weekend with the theme »between valley and hill«. We are looking forward to the variety of programs, the planned felt exhibition and the inspiring exchange of knowledge and creativity between attending artists. In the following days of the meeting. there will be intensive workshops. If you would like to attend feel free to contact the team, they are looking forward to hear from you.
We hope you are having a wonderful spring time with lots of new ideas and creativity!
Unique work by Margo Duke, part of the verFilzt Und zugeNäht (FUN) issue #34 Photographer: © Barbara Talbott