Despite Distractions

Despite Distractions – Colleen Jersild

Wilmette, Illinois


Since 1973, artist Colleen Jersild has been delighting craft enthusiasts with her hand felted soft mice sculptures. Each mouse is costumed with a knitted, sewn and/or painted ensemble, complete with miniature accessories. Jersild’s mice range from Halloween, Christmas, famous musicians, artists, poets, and actors to business professionals and a wide variety of unique characters.