– 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…


Imagine John Lennon in 2019 by Kristian Malinski

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 Kristopher James, Hazel Ungwanaka collaborative etc

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 Nora Campbell

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


Horse by Joan Stackman

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 Melody Cooper

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.


Hawk by Joan Stackman

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

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


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Snapshots from the Alice Springs Beanie Festival | Bird Watching at the Beanie Festival