Category Archives: hand dyes

More dye experiments

Deb introduced me to shibori dyeing.  One of the techniques is folding and dipping.  I am not unhappy with my first attempt. However, I started these experiments because I thought a snow dyed mandala would look great as a backing … Continue reading

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I will resume posting about the kaleidoscope adventure tomorrow.  For today, my hand dyeing adventure.  Above left, my first tie dye.  Yesterday I over-dyed it with blue.  It has to “cure” for 24 hours so above right is fresh out … Continue reading

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