Tag Archive: Dyeing

Trying Some Dyeing

We have had a very rainy spring and summer, but lately there have been some sunny days I could spend outside working on surface design.  One of my projects has been a challenge… Continue reading

Vacation by Video

Someday I hope to go on lots of textile tours of exotic countries, but for now I am just exploring the documentaries available from Amazon.  Most evenings, I watch a few minutes of… Continue reading

A Ray of Hope in a Sea of Drab

Well the dye experiments continue.  My earlier trials have been with non-native varieties of sunflowers and pear trees, but now I am getting into the native plants. Here is my dye notebook so… Continue reading

March Materials Madness

It all started with the book, The Uncommon Quilter: Small Art Quilts Created with Paper, Plastic, Fiber, and Surface Design by Jeanne Williamson.   It’s a big title, but the quilts in the book… Continue reading