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Painted Scarves with natural dye extracts

One of the classes I took at Convergence last week was ” Silk painting and stamping with natural dye extracts”. The class was taught by Linda Hartshorn. 127 more words


Ugly Fabric Challenge 2014 - Addition

This time around, I decided to add color. Some theories were confirmed, and one surprised me. Since I was experimenting with thickened dye paste, I thought I’d also work on some white 480M sateen fabric. 524 more words


And So It Begins...

After spending a good amount of time waiting for supplies, learning how to use them, and performing a few test runs, I have finally created a small first run of shirts. 236 more words


In my studio

This week looks like a productive week in my studio.  The gym is closed and my student cancelled for Tuesday.  That frees up 12 hours for hooking time…if I can stay awake to do it!  203 more words


First Impressions from Art Quilt Campus 2014

Art Quilt Campus at St. Perter’s Abbey in Muenster is in full swing and as you can tell from the image above, everyone has settled in nicely! 301 more words

Creativity Update

silk painting workshop day 2

this is the result of two days of silk painting workshop.  i told the students it was the shortest 6 week class i’d ever taught.  because usually my silk painting classes are that long, but i showed them most of the content in only 2 days.  781 more words

Fabric Art

Online Craft Auction Details

Online Craft Auction
The online craft auction is one of the avenues in which we will be raising funds to expand OMG (the hand dyed yarns) and also bring in new yarns to the shop (see previous post). 606 more words

Midwest Yarn