2021 Yarning Myths and Legends

– Images from the Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2021

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…


The Kraken by Louise Leckie, Australia
Celebrating a Favourite Myth – Winner

Hand knit woollen yarn hand made felt, glass beads, wool/poly fill stuffing – wire. Ship – needle felt – wire. Bamboo, cotton, brass


Beware Drop Bear” by Marilyn Hunter, 68 yrs, Alice Springs, NT
Celebrating a Mythological Character or Creature from Pop Culture – Winner

Materials used – wool rowings, wool yarn. Techniques – knit felt – wet felt – needle felting


Bunyip by Kristian Malinski, 45 yrs, Alice Springs, NT
Celebrating a Mythological Creature – Winner

Needle felted.


More photos and information coming soon


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