Category Archives: Dyeing

WARP and cochineal and friendship

What a fabulous week!! First my new friend Rocío came from Mexico and with a group of good friends who gathered at my house I learned more about the wonderful Tintes Naturales project she worked on (and blogged about) last year. … Continue reading

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Photoshow

So many months and so little blogging. This blog was supposed to help me keep track of my progress as a maker, a weaver, a fiber artist and teacher. My resolutions for the past two years have been to make … Continue reading

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Happy Day

A successful day. Six hanks or rovings dyed. That in itself is good but the real virtue is that I used up many jars of non-standard solution stock. I’m starting the new year with new dyes and pledging to keep … Continue reading

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How I spent my summer vacation

It is well established that The Good Weaver and The Good Knitter plan their projects completely, do sampling to check their plans, actually follow their plans and then write up their notes and file them away with their samples. Sadly … Continue reading

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Spring

In between the spring rains that we so desperately need in CA, I’ve managed to get a few shots in my garden. Some of the color is my work and some is Mother Nature’s.     After a very long … Continue reading

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