Felted Scarves - "Creations by Shannon"

Collection by Ballintotas Alpacas

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Hand-felted scarves created by Shannon at the Fibre Studio onsite at Ballintotas Alpacas.

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This piece entitled Cotton Candy combines silk, merino, alpaca, cotton cheesecloth and wool locks to produce a monochromatic piece that is dyed after it is created. Notice how different materials hold the acid reactive dye differently. Cheesecloth, Cotton Candy, Tie Dye Skirt, Locks, Scarves, Felt, Wool, Create, How To Wear

This piece entitled Cotton Candy combines silk, merino, alpaca, cotton cheesecloth and wool locks to produce a monochromatic piece that is dyed after it is created. Notice how different materials hold the acid reactive dye differently.

Garden at Midnight features sheer Georgette silk crepe with banana silk yarn, alpaca, merino, and silk hankie. Notice the effect of dyeing after creating.how dye tends to grab and darken around the fibre and silk. Silk Crepe, Scarves, Banana, Create, Garden, Fashion, Scarfs, Moda, Garten

Garden at Midnight features sheer Georgette silk crepe with banana silk yarn, alpaca, merino, and silk hankie. Notice the effect of dyeing after creating...how dye tends to grab and darken around the fibre and silk.

Down the Rabbit Hole features Nelly's deep brown fleece with hand-dyed merino and raw silk in shades of blue on a hand-dyed backdrop. Deep Brown, Rabbit Hole, Shades Of Blue, Backdrops, Scarves, Felt, Scarfs, Felting, Tie Head Scarves

Down the Rabbit Hole features Nelly's deep brown fleece with hand-dyed merino and raw silk in shades of blue on a hand-dyed backdrop.

This using georgette silk, merino, teeswater locks, silk hankies, and merino was competed at our open house. Open House, Locks, Scarves, Silk, Fashion, Scarfs, Moda, Tie Head Scarves, Rock

This #nunofeltedscarf using georgette silk, #alpaca, merino, teeswater locks, silk hankies, and merino was competed at our #NationalAlpacaFarmDays open house. #creationsbyshannon

Sea Green uses cut, hand-dyed silk pieces, felted on two sides, using hand rolled trim and beautiful raw silk strands throughout. Dyed Silk, Hand Roll, Strands, Scarves, Felt, Green, Beautiful, Scarfs, Felting

Sea Green uses cut, hand-dyed silk pieces, felted on two sides, using hand rolled trim and beautiful raw silk strands throughout.

No silk at all in this one except to brighten the alpaca, Cool Cobweb is cobweb felted using grey and black alpaca. Merino locks are use in trim. Tie Dye Skirt, Locks, Scarves, Felt, Cool Stuff, Grey, Skirts, Fashion, Scarfs

No silk at all in this one except to brighten the alpaca, Cool Cobweb is cobweb felted using grey and black alpaca. Merino locks are use in trim.

This creation on habotai silk is much more luxurious with greater sheen than the finer silks. The turquoise and browns allowed me to showcase Nelly's deep brown fleece. Tiny champagne glass beads were strung on alpaca yarn and felted in to the garment.

This creation on habotai silk is much more luxurious with greater sheen than the finer silks. The turquoise and browns allowed me to showcase Nelly's deep brown fleece. Tiny champagne glass beads were strung on alpaca yarn and felted in to the garment.

Cobweb Sherbet surprises by combining deep swatches of wine and bright orange across a rosy pastel palette. These unlikely combinations can brighten or deepen an outfit. Pastel Palette, Dyed Silk, Swatch, Scarves, Bright, Deep, Wine, Orange, Outfit

Cobweb Sherbet surprises by combining deep swatches of wine and bright orange across a rosy pastel palette. These unlikely combinations can brighten or deepen an outfit. Hand-dyed silk, teeswater, alpaca, merino, silk hankie cobweb.

The piece entitle Gentle Geometric uses fine silk chiffon wrapped around rusty farm implements using vinegar, water and air exposure to enhance the oxidation process. Alpaca (Creemore's fibre only) was laid across the silk and rolled in to alpaca 'fingers'. Silk Chiffon, Vinegar, Fingers, Scarves, Water, Scarfs, Water Water, Tie Head Scarves, Aqua

The piece entitle Gentle Geometric uses fine silk chiffon wrapped around rusty farm implements using vinegar, water and air exposure to enhance the oxidation process. Alpaca (Creemore's fibre only) was laid across the silk and rolled in to alpaca 'fingers'.

Fall Foliage was completed for a TV interview on the farm, just as September waved a sad goodbye!

Fall Foliage was completed for a TV interview on the farm, just as September waved a sad goodbye!

This created with alpaca, merino and silk is titled Bubbling Brook. The silk peeks through like liquid bubbles. Bubbles, Scarves, Felt, Throw Pillows, Create, Scarfs, Cushions, Felting, Tie Head Scarves

This #nunofeltedscarf created with alpaca, merino and silk is titled Bubbling Brook. The silk peeks through like liquid bubbles. #creationsbyshannon