Wednesday, October 24, 2007
Thursday, September 20, 2007
MX dyes, both immersion and with thickened alginate. Machine cording and beads and buttons! The black beads are faceted glass, the white buttons are vintage plastic, and the small rectangle beads are shell. All on #10 canvas. 15" x 40".
Sunday, September 2, 2007
Thursday, August 30, 2007
Thursday, August 9, 2007
Tuesday, August 7, 2007
100% cotton canvas pillow with polyester filling. Center black and yellow fabric created using reactive resist method. Pink border was Low Water Immersion. Main fabric was from a dropcloth deliberately stamped. Solid black back. Center buttons front and back. 14" x 14"
Sunday, August 5, 2007
Monday, July 30, 2007
Sunday, July 29, 2007
Traditional pieced tumbling blocks pattern. Crackle was achieved with potato dextrin. Orange and yellow applied with sponge brushes. Black fabric had dye rolled on. 100% cotton canvas with polyester batting. 15 1/2" x 23 1/2"
Table runner or wall hanging. MX dye sprayed over sumac. Darker leaves had dye rolled on then they were used as a stamp.
Darker leaves are Sweet and Sour vine and May Apple. Machine cording outlines leaves. No batting. 14 1/2" x 45"
100% cotton canvas. Created with colored corn dextrin. Machine cording. Polyester batting. 14 x 35 1/2
100% cotton canvas. Potato dextrin and sponge brushes. Turquoise piping around reverse applique square. Framed. (not part of this Tamarack order) 10" x 12" For sale: $40.00
Tuesday, July 24, 2007
Saturday, July 14, 2007
It's stuffed! Hand-dyed fabrics with hand embroidery. The center of the hand sports my old girl scout badge with a girl on a flying carpet! The head has a crazy eye and a spider with her web in the brain area! This was lots of fun to do!
17 " x 17" $200.00
17 " x 17" $200.00
Thursday, July 12, 2007
55%linen, 45%cotton. All fabrics were immersion dyed. The turquoise lines are machine cording!
Cotton canvas. Colored corn dextrin resist. The turquoise was in the dextrin and after it dried, I sprayed fuschia over top! The white lines are machine cording.
55%linen, 45%cotton. Beaded and quilted.
Woven Low Water Immersion strips!