For a short spell in the mid 1990s, I lived in Bristol and worked as a boat builder. As boat building was a fairly uncreative occupation, I spent much of my time there drawing and taking photos. 125 more words
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It’s Widcombe Craft Fair this Saturday, and I’ll be there selling lots of hand printed stuff including little block house Christmas decorations, block printed fabric ornaments, bags, house softies and some Georgian house doorstops (thanks to Adrian for the suggestion!). 39 more words
I have to confess that I am totally in love with everything about Shibori.
Shibori is the universal Japanese word meaning ‘wring, squeeze, press’ and is an ancient method of manipulating cloth before dyeing it to produce all manner of glorious patterns. 590 more words