“Sticks &Stones”12″x 28″Hand painted silk
The more I experiment with this silk painting technique the more intrigued I am by it. Using just a few supplies in my studio;silk,Mistyfuse and paint,I can take a boring white piece of silk and transform it into a [...]
I’ve been working on these for a few weeks now in between working on Mastery program assignments. These are store bought canvas’covered with silk habotai and painted with a lot of layers of paint. I have a wall in my house that I created these for specifically and I really think they add a [...]
Want to learn how I make one of these journals?
then you’ll want to pick up the November/December 2010 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors…
and turn to page 70 where you’ll find step by step instructions on how to create your own paper bag leather journal!
I’ve been wanting to try indigo dyeing for a long time but was put off by the amount of work and the chemicals needed to create a vat but after seeing Vicki‘s results using the pre-reduced indigo from ProChem I decided that I couldn’t put off trying this type of dyeing any longer. So I [...]
with a dye notebook…
Last week I received the first set of preparatory assignments to have completed for the first trip to San Antonio in March and one of the assignments was to make a dye notebook. I’ve been wanting to make one of these since I read about it in Jane’s Art Cloth [...]
I wanted to follow up my post on screenprinting from last week with a little more information that you might find helpful if you end up ordering some supplies from EZScreenPrint.
Update:I’ve got a special offer code to share with you. My friends at EZscreenprint have set up a special offer code for my [...]
chosen by random draw from all the correct answers to this post:
Judi guessed correctly that my choice for my studio floor would be cork. Why did I choose cork? Well I want my studio to be as environmentally friendly as it can and cork met all my requirements. There’s some great information on [...]
I put the finishing touches on this fiber collage yesterday:
Mixed media collage –hand painted silk,lokta paper,silk wrapped washers,hand stitched 19"x30"