– Images from the Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2019

The world’s biggest Beanie Festival is one of those iconic Alice Springs events, held during the colder months of winter, when everyone needs a beanie…


Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2019
Imagine John Lennon in 2019 by artist Kristian Malinski

Imagine John Lennon in 2019 by artist Kristian Malinski (43 yrs), Alice Springs NT
Needlefelt head. Hand spun dyed alpaca beanie. Hand spun Merino hair in plaits
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Emu by artists Kristopher James, Hazel Ungwanaka collaborative etc (70+ yrs), Titjikala, NT
wet felted and needle felted. Wallaby fur, icelandic wool, merino, emu feathers.


White Cockatoo by artist Nora Campbell (70 yrs), Titjikala, NT
Wet felted, needle felted, merino wool, corriedale wool.


Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2019
Horse by artist Joan Stackman (71 yrs) Wyong NSW

Horse by artist Joan Stackman (71 yrs) Wyong NSW


How much can a Koala Bare? by artist Melody Cooper (64 yrs) Oveensland QLD
hand crochet from recycled Peruvian Alpaca ponelio. All stuffing pure wool. Nose leather. Leaves baby alpaca.


Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2019
Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2019

Hawk by artist Joan Stackman (71 yrs), Wyong, NSW


More images coming…

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