Team Group: Needle Felted Dolls

Sherrie Meyer~Conchy Gem Dolls

Sherrie Meyer~Conchy Gem Dolls

My doll making journey began 25 years ago through a need to share storytelling and emotion in a hands on medium. As a trauma counsellor I also create dolls with children to enhance their recovery process. I work mainly with cloth, clay and fibre to…

Silke Sordyl~Fairyfelt by SiSo

Silke Sordyl~Fairyfelt by SiSo

We moved from Germany to Illinois in 2012, when my husband accepted a job offer here. In 2014 I began felting figures which eventually evolved into the “Gieblinge”. The Gieblinge are little gnomes living deep underground, each one has a particular story which describe their…

GiocondaPieracci~Pupillae Art Dolls

GiocondaPieracci~Pupillae Art Dolls

I mostly make dolls inspired by books and theater with a vintage feel. I use wool (needle felting), paper clay and paper because I love warm materials.