The “Underloved” series is dedicated to farm animals. While Instagram and Facebook are full of cats, dogs, bunnies’ photos, which even become celebrities. Xenia wants to show that farm animals are as well cuddly as our beloved pets. They can be sweet, grumpy, funny, lofty, kind or little bit mad, but same as ordinary pets each of them will be one of a kind.
In this work used complicated multi-layered “watercolor” felting technique with extra needle felting work to create 3D effect and to give more texture that is tactile.
Merino wool, silk, plant fibers