Maker Faire Calgary 2023

The Art of Needlefelting

Home: Alberta, Canada

Sara will be demonstrating needle felting on a larger scale piece, and is displaying both completed and in progress sculptures. In addition, patterns and sketches will be shown
Categories: Art & Design, Craft,
The Art of Needlefelting - Maker Faire Calgary


Sara Young Maker Faire Yearbook Photo

Sara Young

Sara Young is an illustrator and fibre artist from Alberta. She is a recent graduate from the Fibre program at the Alberta College of Art + Design. She works with wool, primarily needle felting, weaving and tapestries.  She also works with polymer clay, paper clay, watercolour, gouache and pencil. Her work focuses primarily on the human figure and visual storytelling. She creates tapestry and illustrative weaving, ball jointed dolls and felted creatures, both real and imaginary.