Teaching always inspires me to do more experimenting. This cloque piece is one example. It was done by using a stamped resist in combination with stitched circles of fabric with beads trapped under. The lighter circles you can see are where the fabric has not shrunk because of the resist.As I was dyeing scarves today, […]

I thought I would begin my blog by posting a few photos of some of my pieces from an exhibition called Contemporary Threads which was at Heathcote Gallery in April this year.The Thread lace scarf is free machine embroidered onto soluble fabric which is then dissolved.The wraps are made using a shrinking process called Cloque […]

My daughter has helped me set up this blog , hopefully I’ll remember what to do when she’s not here!This week I have to get going on an order for some printed silk scarves. I’m a bit behind in my work at the moment. Last week I taught a mini workshop in my studio which […]