Wednesday, September 10, 2014

two weeks of natural dye

linen, silk, cotton, muslin dyed with onion skins, turmeric, sandalwood, madder root, and indigo

two weeks of natural dyeing

two weeks of natural dyeing

cotton yarn dyed with indigo, madder root and sandalwood

cotton yarn

cotton yarn

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

"natural" dyeing

onion skins (great deep color), hibisicus (pale), sandalwood (pale), turmeric (gorgeous) and indigo (always lovely)

natural dye

indigo shibori (my first attempts at shibori)

indigo

indigo

indigo

indigo

Saturday, June 21, 2014

baker's cotton projects

I used three strands of Aunt Lydia's baker's twine (100% cotton), size G crochet hook, purlbee.com pattern


the twine
as you can see

start
baker's twine pot holder

finish
baker's twine

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Queen Manatee

Queen Manatee

from Studio MME
I did bad work on the crown. I need to take those stitches out and correct it. But I wanted this to be finished in May.