Monthly Archives: July 2015

magically altered botanical printing

I’ve been playing around with adding colour to my botanically printed silk scarves. These will be for sale at the exhibition in just a few weeks Advertisements

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up close and stitching

just so delicious Jane

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Liberate, renovate, celebrate 1

This one started as a stained white cotton hand towel. It was dyed in a eucalyptus bath and had various Liberty prints collaged on to it. It was sliced into strips from top to bottom, and other strips of dyed … Continue reading

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Liberate Renovate Celebrate 3

I began looking at ‘domestic cloths’ – embroidered tray covers, table runners and special hand towels – when I was clearing out my mothers’ house. They were made to celebrate a ‘best’ event. They are a tribute to ‘femininity’ – … Continue reading

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Lace made on water soluble sheet

Over the last few weeks I have been working on a piece for our upcoming exhibition. I have been creating some lace on soluble sheet.  This product goes by various names, including Romeo, Wash Away, Solvy, Aquabond, Solusheet , Vilene … Continue reading

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