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Posts Tagged ‘dyeing’

Dyeing to …..

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Dyeing to use this BFl fleece that I’ve been dyeing up but it’s destined for Adelaide Walker. 🙁

Dyeing to ….

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

At the last Metaphor meeting we did a spot of dyeing using fibre reactive dyes on cotton, silk, scrim, hessian and cotton/synthetic mixes.

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Bearing in mind that the next item I make will be under the theme of Midsummer Night’s Dream, I chose woodland colours. I’m thinking forest, tree bark, lichens, can you see it?

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I’ve been carding wool in mixes of greens and browns and will show you the pot as it develops – there’ll be more to it than just the felting.