Friday, November 25, 2011
Monday, November 21, 2011
This is a name draft overshot pattern designed by dje handwovens. The one I wove that she put into a kit at IWC was tencel and Rayon in lovely fall colors. This is yarn from my studio, a handpainted 20/2 silk with handspun silk weft. It's looking rather nice! It will be a scarf when finished.
Sunday, November 20, 2011
|open fire getting dye stuffs ready|
|pile of undyed fiber|
|cochineal very purple|
|cochineal and oxalic acid for scarlet|
|full line of color|
|full line of colors!|
|samples of what we were aiming for|
|extracting liquid of walnut bath|
|all of us|
|all of us "down" so you can see more of the colorful yarn|
Lots of fun!