Tag: Clothing

Venturing into new types of dye

I have committed to venturing into new methods and techniques of dying, in conjunction with larger and more elegant fabric. I wrote about that as a challenge to my artistic growth…. and i finally took action by placing a large order for more specialized pieces […]

Raising the bar

Yesterday when i visited a lovely fiber arts gallery downtown i realized i have been in a rut with my silk… dying habotai silk, and not stretching out for the thicker silk, or the more deluxe opportunities like devore.  My style of shibori beckons using […]

Shibori…miura shibori

In my series of posts explaining the varied methods of Japanese shibori I hope you are beginning to understand how vast the possibilities are for dying fabric.  And perhaps you will understand why I bristle when someone says “oh, that is just tie dye”.  The […]

Our products are in Tremont

Yeah, Tremont, that fun and trendy artsy neighborhood on Cleveland’s South Side…. I have roots that keep me tied to that neighborhood since my childhood, having grown up in the Russian Orthodox Church on Starkweather famous for having been the one in the movie “The […]


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