Monthly Archives: September 2013

weekly bundle: eucalyptus cinerea

I found this long machined knitted fringed scarf at a thrift store in San Rafael for $3 dollars. I can’t tell if the scarf has any wool content in the fiber; the lady at the store told me that it’s … Continue reading

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revamp old to new naturally: linen dress

    This 2-piece linen dress and wrap has been with me since my kids were in high school.  For this project, I used an iron metal spoon to wrap up the garment with eucalyptus leaves.  The iron metal from … Continue reading

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felting, inspired by earthenware

I am fascinated with Japanese pottery and tableware, particularly in this lovely bowl.  It portrays four branches bearing white cherry blossoms, with a light blue background that creates a cloud like ambiance. The branches seems to be bending towards the … Continue reading

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summer ends, autumn approaches

The dog days of summer has ended, autumn is here!  Some of the deciduous trees and shrubs in my neighborhood have started to change colors.  This season also makes me think of leaves falling and dancing in the air, changing … Continue reading

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weekly bundle: eco-prints on paper

I have been reading quite a bit about eco printing on paper and was fascinated by the process. I used a 90 lb weight cold pressed water color paper. I tore each piece of paper into quarters, and pre-soaked it … Continue reading

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dance to the month of september

  Life is good! My  eco dyed pieces are now on display at the Livermore Art Association/Gallery, located at the Carnegie Museum. Carnegie Museum is an old building shared by the Livermore Heritage Guild and the Livermore Art Association since 1974. … Continue reading

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