Our show "Yin or Yang" was held in August 2021.
The votes have been tallied and the winners of the "Yin or Yang" show are on display below.
Congratulations to them all and a huge thank you to everyone who participated and voted. A special thankyou goes to all the wonderful artists who put so much into their creations.
|1st Place||Flutterbeary & L'il Chirp||Bears From The Meadows||Introducing Flutterbeary and L'il Chirp... Flutterbeary is taking a moment or two to rest in her little friend's nest and admire the colourful eggs... This exquisite "little butterfly" is 5 inches or 12.5 cms small and is made from the palest of green mohair. She is 5-way wobble jointed, has English glass eyes with white eye accents, a hand sculpted polymer clay nose and is filled with a mix of stainless steel pellets and polyester. She has a pair of beautiful sparkly wings, French braid trim, golden beaded antennae and embroidered feet. Flutterbeary's little friend "Chirp" was also created by myself using a hand dyed Sassy long pile mini bear fabric in pale pink. Accessories: • Nest made from twigs • Velvet leaves • Wooden decorated eggs • Hand embroidered banner • Wooden ladybug • Bee charm Thank you for stopping to visit these two little besties... Bear hugs Josey Freni|
|2nd Place||Zhěngtǐ xìng||Pipkins Bears||Zhěngtǐ xìng meaning wholeness, stands 4inches tall. He has been created from grey and white extra long pile fabric. He is 5 way dotter-in jointed, with hand shading behind his English glass eyes. He is weighted with steel shot.|
|3rd Place||Quokka Happy||NataStein||Please meet the Quokka "Happy", the happiest animal on Earth :) He is 14.9 inches (38 centimeters) hight withouth tail. Teil is 30 cm long The head, paws and body are connecting with using a skeleton. Nose and claws molded from plastic clay. Happy has a soft tongue. Shading done on his face. Made from synthetic fur (manufacturer: Steiff Schulte). He has black glass eyes and is filled with fiberfil and mineral granules. This quokka is hand sewn by my own patterns|
|4th Place||Luna||Parker Bears||Little Luna is just 8.3cm (3 1/4") tall. She is made from hand dyed smokey grey and white Sassy fur. She has both needle and scissor sculpted facial details and hand shading. Luna wears an aged goldtone metal heart around her neck and she sits on her pillow made from vintage brocade.|