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Dyeing in Indigo

On Monday Hilary went on the first Craft Club excursion of the new season – a visit to Osman Can’s studio in Çamlık where we were treated to a demonstration of indigo dyeing, a guided tour, tea and cake. 324 more words


teaching (for one...)

Autumn’s chill is beginning to move in. It complicates or at least slows the dye work.

The mornings have been a bit cool. I like it to warm up a bit before approaching the vat. 120 more words


Not dead, just dyed

With this time of year comes many formal events for me. Being me, I was loath to wear the same dresses over and over again, but as I’m sure you’ve guessed my wardrobe is already more full than I can reasonably justify. 509 more words


Dyeing Yarn with Mom

So my mom has been off on travels to Ohio on and off over the summer and one of the things she did there was take some classes on natural dyes. 444 more words


Flyttedag(e), strikkeferie og færdig sweater!

Så flytter GarnGalleriet igen. Fra d. 3 november har jeg værksted (og fra d. 14. også butik!) lidt længere nede ad vejen, i større og lysere lokaler. 712 more words


.... and again!

I thought I would try a different yarn and a different colour for a bit of dyeing last Thursday.  I had a skein of 100g of Debbie Bliss Rialto DK from work, and some blue dye in two different shades.   265 more words


Wool, Colours, Fabrics and Ideas

While the remnants of hurricane Gonzalo are lashing our coast with high winds, heavy rain and impressive waves, I am sitting in our cosy house, thinking of all the things I could make and experiment with during the dark months of winter. 485 more words