Theshini is a mixed media artist specializing in natural fibres and other materials like wood and copper.
Luxurious natural fibres and seamless construction methods are used to create one of a kind pieces.
A vibrant colour palette and multi textured surfaces characterize these unique wall pieces.
Felting lends itself well to “The Art of Adornment” . Wool is warm, soft and when well felted water resistant.The scale structure of wool also allows for other fibres to easily blend in, creating beautiful fabrics that can be worn comfortably.
Organic forms, shapes and landscapes, serve as inspiration for the creation of these wall pieces. The unique properties of wool creates opportunities for innovative, contemporary applications of this ancient felting technique.
Theshini Naicker is a felt maker recognized for her vibrant colour palette and organic textures. She creates 2 & 3 dimensional forms using traditional wet felting techniques. She uses seamless construction techniques to create 3 dimensional functional and decorative work. She also creates work incorporating other mediums into her pieces like wood & metal.