Category Archives: Indigo

Studio Snapshots | Dyeing Dyeing Dyeing!

The weather here in Redlands has been unseasonably cool, and by that I mean that it hasn’t been getting up to the 90’s every day. I knew that this wasn’t going to last (and indeed, it started heating up today and Monday they’re saying it’ll be up to 110), so I’ve been dyeing up a storm!!! All sorts of indigo dyeing for my upcoming “Mood Indigo” show in mid-July:

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And then 29 yards of fabric dyed with Procion MX:

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I’ve got a lot of ironing to do!

Last Minute Details!

I’ve been working hard finishing up all sorts of items for the show this weekend! I ended up making 28 Indigo dyed scarves: I’ve also taken nice pix of all of them so that I can get them listed in my shop, my awesome web designer Mary has been working her magic! I wish that… Continue Reading

Opinion Needed! Indigo Bucket Lining

I’ve been working hard building up stocks for the 3-day show I’m doing, Art For Heaven’s Sake starts this Friday! While dyeing lots of indigo scarves, I’ve been dyeing some cotton sateen and linen as well, I’ve got 2 ideas up my sleeve. The first are these linen buckets: The round shape allows me to… Continue Reading