New project on the go

Eco dyed vintage Japanese kimono silk, plus pieces of cotton interlock I used as ‘iron blankets’ when eco dyeing a top (love how they turned out).

Slow-stitching the vintage silk onto a piece of handwoven Donegal tweed given to me by my daughter.

japanese influence

fibre and textile necklace made from vintage kimono fabrics, machine-stitched twisted cord and beads

[based on a design in a book called Wagashi, available here]

timelines (update)

made this for the what a site juried exhibition

finally completed my entry form, artist statement and cv this week

walnut-dyed antique silk kimono linings, transfer-dyed interfacing, vintage and found objects