Catherine O’Leary lives in Melbourne. She has worked with felt for more than 20 years, teaching and exhibiting extensively in Australia and overseas. Catherine has been profiled in several magazines and her work is featured in various books including her own book, ‘From Felt to Fabric’. Catherine introduces her distinctive, painterly approach to nuno felting with trademark techniques that make the craft easier to master, more creative and more personal. Her exciting innovation, nuno prefelts, integrates printed fabric into the process as design elements, exploring principals of art and composition.