Fossil I

CHRISTIAN BURCHARD & KRISTY KÜN COLLABORATION

Material and Technique
Handmade Felt, Madrone Burl
A single piece of handmade felt mounted inside a Madrone shell.
Wall hanging with cleat.
14" H x 15" W x 5.5" D

About The Work
Our collaborations seemed like a natural evolution. Both of us are trained woodworkers and I had a bit of felting knowledge while Kristy is a professional, working and teaching in felt. It started with some Madrone disks that had been in the ‘dusty corner’ pile of my studio. When steamed and re-formed they became perfect containers for Kristy’s felt explorations. The work that emerged is reminiscent of fossils, snails and shells. A synthesis of form and texture.





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