Tag: Dye

What is your favorite color?

This is a question we ask each other in elementary school, and it does not seem to come up often in adult life. But it should. Color, or the choice of color in our life is an expression of our personality. So are you bold, or quiet, demanding or gentle? Do you love a room that is soft and warm, or glowing with vibrant energy of bright colors. And what colors do you wear? Often we fall into patterns of what color choice we make for clothing, furniture, even our car.

New ideas in display

I am always trying to pull my display into something that looks attractive, and something that people can easily see what is being offered.  Several years ago i invested in several wrought iron towel racks that have two arms and two large hoops… it works 

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