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Of Aprons and Alchemy

Some years ago, I made an apron at an India Flint workshop.  It’s an ingenious design India has created which starts with a shirt with a collar and ends with a coverall with straps that cross over at the back.  392 more words

Natural Dyeing

What’s Up in the Studio!

Spring is in the air, which means it is time to get back in gear at the studio with lots of exciting times on the horizon. 397 more words

indigo blues

In my short experience with indigo vats I have had very mixed results; I have worked only with fructose vats, because I do not want to use harsh chemicals, but have found them temperamental and have been often disappointed with the depth of blue achieved. 182 more words

Eco-dyeing

Adventures in eco-printing: part 1

Gosh, where do I start?  This post is long overdue so I’m really having to scrabble around in my memory, bear with me if I ramble a little! 501 more words

Fabric

The Island Book with India Flint

On the weekend I had the good opportunity (due to a cancellation) of being able to attend a workshop with India Flint at the Aldinga Eco-Village, exploring plant dyeing on paper and a book structure called the Island Book. 165 more words

Natural Dyeing

Garden Dyeing Again

This linen skirt has been in the dyepot several times since it was made. The link shows the original undyed colour of the linen.

The lines and dots… 473 more words

Textiles

India Flint

Another important early innovator in the contemporary movement of sustainable and ethical fashion is India Flint.

India is an Adelaide artist, living on a property in the Adelaide hills.   303 more words

Living In Adelaide