Jeanette Appleton

What will students gain if they come on one of your courses?

To explore the potential of design ideas at each stage of the felt making process. Enjoying the surprises and discoveries in the transformation of materials.
To consolidate individual methods and direction for fashion, interiors, installations or art works.

What inspires your own work?

Specialising in the felting technique and transformation of materials by hand or industrial processes. Researching historical and contemporary issues of the nomad and land. Participating in international exchanges to explore cultural difference through the creative process.

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