I had an idea in 2014; to make a giant shell like form from wool fibre, big enough that I could climb inside it.

Working with the talented felt makers that are Esther Weber, Anu Volp, Stefani Andernach and Dana, supported with a grant from Wales Art International and a kind donation of wool from DHG Prato , 5 days in an ancient farmhouse surrounded by cherry trees in the hills outside Verona the shell was created. A week of collaboration, sisterhood, good eating, some sunshine, some rain and new friendships and this

with willow skeleton by Michelle Weaver