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Round Midnight Stitching

I stitched the sides of my shawl early this morning. Many have asked about the fabric. It’s unbleached cotton percale fabric. I dyed it red using fiber reactive red dyes and then over dyed fabric in an indigo vat. 289 more words

Indigo Dyeing

Cloth As Memoir

I’m organizing my living environment into a creative hands working studio. My Momma had a lot of nice things that she collected in my childhood home. 216 more words

Indigo

Awa Indigo Art Project Ai-no-Keshiki

Today is Day 03 of my participation living with a square of indigo in a fading box with connections to Japan. The cloth was dyed with indigo from… 411 more words

Indigo Dyeing

Indigo Online Purchase Options

I use a lot of indigo! I grow some but not enough to sustain my dyeing explorations, plus processing my own takes more time.  I use natural indigo with multiple dips for silk scarves and clothing.   211 more words

Indigo Dyeing

All About Indigo

Indigo plants grow abundantly in the fertile black sandy soil on the ancestral homeland of the Tuscarora Confederacy in coastal and Eastern North Carolina.  The plant grows as a shrub with spreading branches between three and six feet tall.   503 more words

Indigo Dyeing

A Rabbit Among the Flowers - Sculptural Needle Felting

It has been a pleasant summer in Ottawa and one of my favourite things to do in summer is admire the lovely gardens around the city. 207 more words

Artottawa

Crochet for a Cause

I’ve mentioned a few times about crocheting/knitting for charities and other community organizations. It’s something that is particularly important to me. Recently, I decided to take part in helping one of Loki’s Instagram friends. 263 more words

Crocheting