I’ve been working on a new decorative panel made from recycled fabric, this time incorporating a small piece of commercially printed cotton. I’ve pinned the panel to my handmade hemp top, dyed ocean blue. If I like the look I’ll sew it on permanently.
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Looking back: apart from painting vintage furniture, the mainstay of my Canadian art studio in the 1990s was fabric design. I dyed T-shirts and cotton tops by hand and decorated the garments using stamps, stencils, foam rollers, metal tipped applicator bottles… It was fortunate that my supplier had her shop in the same village where […]