Tag Archives: cotton

the Dark Star, the crazy quilt

Lately, for no reason I can fathom, except fun…I have been working on this crazy quilt, combining computerized machine embroidery, free form machine embroidery, hand embroidery, hand dyeing and various jew jaws and jimcracks.  It is 18 inches by 24 … Continue reading

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Weighty Matters

Last night, I completed teaching Weighty Matters,a class that took beginning spindlers to the next level. In this three week class they got to try out spindles of all different weights, materials and styles. They experimented with top whorl, bottom whorl, … Continue reading

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Indigo transformations

Probably ten years ago now, I  transformed a room into an installation entitled Kristallnacht: the bystanders ( you can learn more about it  under installations at this link).  It was an overwhelming project that enlisted the help and support of many hands. … Continue reading

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Indigo with Dagmar Klos

August 12, 2011, sponsored by the Weavers Guild at the Textile Center, Indigo with Dagmar Klos. This is a moderately smelly, mysterious, wonderful process.  The whole building smelled more or less like rotten eggs when all was said and done. But … Continue reading

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