Category Archives: extraTexture
I have been working on an art piece for our extraTexture Exhibition in August. I have manipulated photos in Photoshop and printed sections on cotton, silk and organza. The pieces were backed and then stitched together and some free machine embroidery … Continue reading
today a dragon was born. He will take flight at Balmain on 15th August.
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
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
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
I am still working on pages for my fabric journals and am up to sewing some pages into my covers. Here is a sneak peak at a few. I am not hurrying the process of designing and making the … Continue reading