Sunday, March 26, 2017

Wall Fiber Art



*Please note that all images are property of Nelly Kouzmina and cannot be used without written consent 
from the artist.

Wall Art, Installations, Rugs

"Winter Magic". 2017
Large wall hanging. Merino wool, Silk, Viscose fibers.
24" x 74"
Jury selected for The Trenton City Museum exhibit Ellaslie Open 34, May 6 - June 25th, 2017



"Happiness" (2017).
Hand made felt. 14" x 14"
Merino wool, Silk, Viscose Fibers.



"Connect. Contain." (2017).
14" x 14"
Merino wool, Silk, Viscose Fibers. Embroidery.
"Break". 2017.
Wall Art. 14" x 14"




Merino wool, Viscose Fibers. 3D details.

"Spring" (2017). Work progress.
12" x 14"
Merino wool, Silk, Viscose Fibers.


"Moment". (2016).
Wall Art. Merino wool, Silk fibers. 3 D elements.

Accepted for Trenton City Museum Exhibit Ellarslie XXIII
http://ellarslie.org/ellarslie-open-33/


"Princeton Landing".
Wall Art. Merino wool fibers.
11" x 12"

No longer available. Private collection.

"Eddie and Blue". 
Hand made felt. Wet felting, needle felting.
12" x 12"


"YES". Wall Art.
Hand made felt. 3D details. Merino wool, silk.
14" x 11"

Accepted by Jury for Art Show at Artist of Yardley, PA
http://inliquid.org/opportunities/opportunities-exhibitions/call-for-entries-artists-of-yardley/?gclid=CjwKEAiAmNW2BRDL4KqS3vmqgUESJABiiwDTcn89te_2gg-YR_ZZ7LqlgVvPWQJRwcLwhFXcnnTGNRoC5yXw_wcB
No longer available. Private collection.

"Metamorphoses". Wall art.
Felt, Embroidery, Metal objects.
15" x 11"


"Shadows".  Wall Art.
14" x 11.5"
Merino wool, Silk.

"River".
 Wall Art. Hand made felt.3D details. Merino wool, Silk, Sizoflor.



"Sunset".
Wall Art. h\Hand made felt. Merino wool, Viscose.8"x 9"

Currently at Trenton City Museum Shop.
http://ellarslie.org/shop/

"The Beginning".
Wall piece. Hand made felt. Merino wool, Viscose. Wet felting/reverse technique.

7 " x 8 ". Unframed.
Currently at "28 East Gallery" http://www.28eastgallery.com/index.html




"Good morning!".
Small wall piece. Merino wool, Viscose fibers.

Wet felting/reverse technique.
7" x 10". Framed.

No longer available. Private collection.


"Splash". 
Wall Art. hand made felt with 3 D details. Merino wool, Silk, glass.
11" x 17".



Zen Tangling Felt. Project. #1.
Small wall piece. Fine hand made felt. Merino wool, Viscose.
Wet felting technique.
Currently at West Windsor Arts Center/ accepted by Jury for exhibit "My Paradise"
http://www.westwindsorarts.org/

"Sea. Sand. Soul."
Wall Art. Merino Wool, Cotton Canvas, Silk, Fish Skin, Glass, Beach findings.

30" x 27"
"..beauty awakens the soul to act". Dante


"Fire and Ashes".
Small Wall Piece. Norwegian wool, Merino wool. 3D details.


"Awakening".
Wall Art. Fragment. Merino wool, Silk, Glass. 3 D details.

No longer available NYC private collection.

"The Dream". Wall Fiber art.
Merino wool, Cotton Canvas, Silk. Embroidery.

25" x 30"
Private collection. U.S.

"Rain". Wall Fiber Art.
Merino wool, Cotton, Silk, Glass.
Inspired by a dream.

Private collection. U.S.

"Bravo". Wall Art. Wool, Cotton Canvas.
Private collection. U.S.

"Sea of Sylvia" 
Wall Art. Nuno felt. Merino wool, Silk, Cotton, mixed technique.
Dedicated to a wonderful artist and teacher Sylvia Watt
http://www.timelesstextiles.com.au/page19828/artists.aspx?memberID=14451

Award winner - Best in Fiber Art, Trenton City Museum, Ellaslie XXXI, 2014
Private collection. U.S.


"Duo". Rug or wall hanging.
Merino wool, cotton.

Private collection. U.S. 

"Vigorous Earth". Wall Hanging. Jute fibers, Merino Wool, Habotai Silk, Silk Fibers.
Has unique texture, earthy, muted color palette.

"Forêt des Rêves"/ "Forest of Dreams". Wall Hanging or Rug. Merino wool, Cotton. 
Available at 28 East Gallery, NJ http://www.28eastgallery.com/




"Water Creature" ("Libellula")/ Wall Hanging or Rug
Merino Wool, Cotton, Tussah Silk. 

Meaning: prosperity, peace, purity, good luck, strength, harmony.
Dragonfly appears when we observe it's way of transportation as it skitters across the top of water surfaces. As our deeper thoughts are surfacing and we must be mindful of the outcome we wish to have. 
Our thoughts are responsible to what we see in our lives.
Private collection. U.S.
                                                                       







Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Hats, Headbands & Head Accessories

*Please note that all images are property of Nelly Kouzmina and cannot be used without written consent 
from the artist.

All my hats and hair accessories are original, one of a kind. Seamless, flexible and soft. 
Hand made of Australian or New Zealand fine Merino wool fibers, Alpaca, silk, bamboo or other exotic fibers and threads to create unique surface design. 

Half hats/ hair accessories are revival of small half hats of 50's with contemporary touch.
They are elegant, feminine, compact and light. All have millinery wire inside or satin covered band that can be easily adjusted to the shape of your head and removed for washing head wear.

"Teresa". 
Fine Merino wool, Silk, Feathers.
Black and Mustard combination.



"Lola".
Elegant combination of grey and pale pink with 3 D elements - Hydrangea flowers on the side. 
No longer available. Owned by charming lady.

"Anna".
Romantic and mysterious.
Half Hat/ Hair Accessory.
Hand made felt. Fine Merino wool, Silk and Viscose Fibers.
Russian/ French Veil.
Zipper closer inside. Millinery wire to maintain the shape. Easy to adjust.
OOAK.

No longer available. Purchased by pretty fashionista.




"Elizabeth". 
Half Hat/ Headband.
Reversible, light, stylish, elegant.
Hand made felt. Fine Merino wool. OOAK.
No longer available. PA resident.

"Claire".
Winter fashion. Hand made felt.
Merino wool. Charming, elegant, romantic.
No longer available. Moved to Russia.



"Taxi" hat/ Hair accessory.
Hand made felt. Fine Merino wool fibers.
Millinery frame to keep the shape. Zipper closure.



"Peacock".
Headband/ half hat.
Merino wool, silk.


"Anatolia".
Wide brim hat, free style draping. Decorated with pheasant feathers.
Hand made felt. Merino wool fiber, Silk, Viscose.
No longer available. World traveler.
       "Chloe".
Elegant large brim hat. Asymmetrical draping.
Merino wool, Silk, Viscose fibers.
Elegant. Light.

"Mme Vert".
Free style draped felt hat.
No longer available.







                                                   








"Priscilla". 
 Merino wool, Silk, Viscose Fibers. Russian/French veil.
No longer available, NJ resident.













"Monique".
Cloche. Merino wool, Viscose, Silk fibers.
Available in Red Tulip Gallery,New Hope, PA

"Ms Brown".
Half hat. Baby Alpaca.Super soft. Adorable.
No longer available.


"Catepillar Giallo".
Hand made felt hat.
Superfine Merino wool. Free style draping.
"I am centered".




"Mme Rouge". Hand made felt. 100% Merino wool.
Free style draping.
No longer available. NYC resident.



"Mrs. Grey". Merino wool, silk.
Proper, light, flirty.
No longer available.




"Mme Bourguignon". 100% Merino wool.
Deep Burgundy color, free style draping. OOAK. 


"Mme Rococo". 100% Merino wool.
Soft, dusty Pink color.
Formal or casual occasion - always lady like.
"Lavender Meadow".
100% Merino wool.
Elegant, luxurious.

"Miss Maple". 100% Merino wool.
Soft, gradual yellow.
Perfect for early spring garden party.
No longer available. Owned by charming lady from NJ.




"Red Cardinal". Hand made felt.
Seamless. Superfine Merino wool.
This one is mine, light, soft, and favorite!



Gorgeous model Emma in a"Cat" hat.
Helmet style. Hand made felt hat. OOAK.
Merino wool, Alpaca.
No longer available. PA resident.
"Cubana". Beret. Alpaca, Merino wool, Silk.
No longer available. Proudly owned by charming Cuban.



"Malvina". Hand made felt tweed/boucle.
No longer available. Manhattan resident.

"Miss Mouse". Helmet style. Hand made felt.
Super fine Merino wool, Angora.
Charming. Just for fun!


"Cheers". Holiday set - hat and scarf. Super fine Merino wool, Peruvian Merino yarn.
Soft, light and elegant.
No longer available.