Monthly Archives: December 2013

weekly bundle: compost and earth dyeing

Compost and earth dyeing is an inexpensive and novel idea to utilize kitchen scraps and waste materials from our compost bin for natural dyeing. Some common items that will give color are: coffee grounds, tea leaves, carrot tops or skins, … Continue reading

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jump start your holidays

Are you ready for the holidays?  I hope this silk scarf of poinsettias will get you into the holiday spirit. This is one of my favorite! I made these scarves for display at the Christmas shoppe in the gallery.  To attract … Continue reading

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weekly bundle: book covers on felt

A couple of months ago, I bought a piece of merino wool felt fabric from a vendor at a fiber fair. I love the texture and its softness, plus it is great for sewing and eco printing. I thought I … Continue reading

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’tis the season of joy, fa la la’

Deck the halls with boughs of holly, fa la la la…a little bit of Christmas fun and festivities! It’s the time of the year for celebrations, family gatherings, giving and receiving gifts during this holiday season. Over the years, Christmas … Continue reading

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