One year ago I attended a 1-day workshop by Sydney artist Pam de Groote – shortly before I moved from city to country. So this meant I have only just returned to dyeing silk fabric with my newly purchased Landscape Dyes.
The glorious autumn weather is perfect for experimenting in my wet-room – it is not too cold there at the moment and a big tidy up motivated me to action.
This is my first day of experimentation on silk scarves. There was such an enjoyable activity – so come back soon as there will be more to come!
The second challenge for our group “Latitude Quilts” was based on the theme Every Single Day.
Now that topic brought up lots of ideas – for us all from various latitudes around the world – and living in Dungog I selected the dairy industry. Seeing cows at our back paddock I reflected on every single day when farmers milk their cows, morning and evening, morning and evening, ……
Here is a taste of my “motivator” for this piece. Please come back soon to see how I translated this idea into my piece, Milk In Time.