… is all that matters here!

After about a year of drought in the creative department, I am happy to say I feel a sense of surge of passion for dyeing and felting again!  Here is a sneak peek of two eco-dyeing projects from yesterday. They’re still drying and will be washed and re-dryed to make sure there’s no mordant left before wearing, but I wanted to show you the results.

I used saved onion skins and various eucalyptus leaves from my garden.

This one is the silk scarf, still wet and just unbundled. The reds of the onion skins are showing well!

This one is the silk scarf, still wet and just unbundled. The reds of the onion skins are showing well!

Tee shirt onion and euc

This one is a close up of the tee shirt – showing how well the eucalyptus leaves and onion skins have developed. I also love how there are dark patches with white lines, from the string I tied the bundle with!

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Comments on: "Dyeing to show you Tee and Scarf" (2)

  1. Welcome back stranger. We really have to catch up for coffee.

  2. LOL, yes, I’ve been wandering the vast outreaches of my wasteland and hopefully brought back some hard won treasure to put into my art! I’d love to catch up for coffee! I’ll ring you. xx

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