Spending the day talking about dyeing with Eucalyptus leaves at Gumfest in the Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens in honour of National Eucalyptus Day
Interested in learning eco dyeing? I have 2 workshops booked for 2021. March 27th & 28th And Sept 25th and 28th. The workshops runs over 2 days so both you and the dye pot have plenty of time. Everything is provided. Head over to Queensland Spinners Weavers and Fibre Artists on Evenrbrite to book.
I'm going to be back at the Richard Randall Studio the week before Christmas to help with last minute gift solutions. The Studio will be open 10 - 4 daily from the 18th until the 23rd. See you there!
Just before the world went mad Mum and I went on an adventure to a beautiful place. There was music and inspiration I gathered leaves and made memories we could wrap ourselves in
Friday's bundles drying on the line. Opening Saturday's bundle More goes into the pot. The cycle continues.
It's been over a week since "Canopy" and I am finally resurfacing. It was a huge week. I was happy. The art was happy. The visitors were happy. I love how the space is the final element of the artwork, informing how it will be arranged. In this case, no table cloths and everything up … Continue reading Where to now?
It's only 2 weeks until my first workshop of the year! The workshop is the weekend of Feb 24th 10-4 both days, at Qld Spinners Weavers and Fibre Artists in Auchenflower, Brisbane. I prefer the 2 day format as Eco Dyeing is a slow process and the bundles benefit from an overnight soak in the … Continue reading Only 2 weeks!
Last year after my September workshop these lovelies came out of the pot made up of leftover leaves: This silk singlet in particular had many admirers: I then spent the next 2 months trying to narrow down what factors had caused my beloved Tallow Wood to print so brightly. After my most recent workshop, while … Continue reading Eureka Moment … Maybe