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Since we consider the topic important, we discussed the problem of »copyright« in textile arts and asked renowned felters to answer questions such as: Why copy? Who does it? And what, actually, is a copy?
In our artists' portraits you read about span >
Catrin Porsiel, Susanne Kämper, Andrea Ramsauer, Elvira Altdorf, Corinna Nitschmann, Kerstin Bennier, Fernwaerme. → more
Join us in thinking in new categories: Sustainability as a topic of global importance will be addressed from this issue on. Sara Lechner will be the first: We can share her thoughts on »production consumption« from an artist's point of view. Sustainability is also of span >
deep concern to the felt artists Heidi Greb, Claudia Zandstra-Burkhardt and Gabriela Beeking. → more
»The climate is changing«. Fourteen participants of the touring exhibition about the climate change present their works and speak about their wishes and fears. Felt in connection with embroidery of St. Gallen or shibori knitting: Techniques the artists of our portraits discovered for themselves. The span >
results go from wall hangings over boas to evening dresses. And Gilda Baron shows us how to felt a moonlit lake: Just copy! → more
The finals of the competition »Mystery«: It was hard for the jury to choose the best creations which are presented in this issue. Read about international felt artists: The Canadian Andrea Graham, Vilte Kazlauskaite from Lithuania, span >
Rutsuko Sakata between Japan and Finland, the New Zealander Isla Clark and further artists. → more
The climate is changing. That's the title of a felt exhibition that starts in Italy this spring and can also be visited in Germany in July. It illuminates the ecological and social effects of human influence on our environment.
The city of Augsburg opened the Tex-
tile and Industrial Museum »tim« in January – read how everything there is about humans, machines, patterns and fashion. → more
Let yourself be inspired by felt works with wool or charming nunofelts. Dyeing wool and fabrics yourself makes for individual results - read in our tutorial how to. Maybe you already used hand-dyed fibres for our competition »Mystery« that has its finals in this
issue. Hopefully you return with an interesting treasure from the »Fibres' Labyrinth«. → more