I’ve never had much interest in growing indigo, but my friend Diane wanted to grow some.  Only problem, she lives in a condo. So she recruited some friends to grow it.  I’m one of them. A few weeks ago, she bought over a few pots of seedlings.  They aren’t […]

Growing Indigo

After my success last week eco printing over one of my rust dyed fabrics, I decided to try it again.  So in between rusting and indigo dips on my art cloth projects, I did this piece. In an attempt to get more bang for my buck, I rolled the fabric […]

More Rust and Eco Printing

Last week I spend a day with one of my friends.  We had a great time looking over the work from my sessions with Jane Dunnewold Art Cloth Mastery program.  We talked dyeing, rusting and just had a great visit. At the end of our visit we took a piece […]

Rust and Eco Printing

In my last post, Resist, Indigo and Rust #5, Regina Dunn asked to see the whole piece of fabric. So here it is.  It is approximately 30 x 55 inches. Linking up Nina Marie’s Off The Wall Friday

Resist, Indigo and Rust #5.1

Well I’m finally back after going all over the place. First a week in Phoenix visiting a friend, then San Antonio visiting a friend and the Art Cloth Mastery class then, over 2 weeks at my daughters visiting her before she deploys to Afghanistan. Been home for two weeks and […]

Resist, Indigo and Rust #5

Hi everyone!   Time for another Resist, Indigo and Rust post! I didn’t around to posting last week, getting ready for the next session of the Art Cloth Mastery program, so working like crazy.  And the weather hasn’t been real cooperative for rust.  Although later in the week I should have […]

Resist, Indigo and Rust #4

It’s been a crazy week in the studio.  Working hard on my pieces for the Art Cloth Mastery Program.  Even so, I did mange to get a little play time in and created this fabric. Indigo dyed and rust printed. Linking up to Nina Marie’s Off The Wall Friday.

Resist, Indigo and Rust #2

For a couple of years now I’ve been exploring working with resist paste and indigo.  Last summer I added rust to the mix.  Really loving this look and for this year I’ve decided to make that my main focus.  I’m even doing some of my Art Cloth Mastery work in […]

Resist, Indigo and Rust #1