I'm having fun printing ,dyeing and making up patterns for bags Frills are all the go So I made this one I showed you last week Its made from homespun an is suitable as an everyday tote.
So this week I decided to make something more for evening I sunprinted some polyester made up the cascades and rolled hemmed the edges I then used purple satin as the main body There is sunprinted satin in it too
I am in the process of drawing up pdf patterns for both Stay tuned.
Welcome to Rainbows End, a sanctuary of Colour Art and Craft
I am a textile designer who loves colour and I explore a variety of techniques in my work including Sun Printing a lovely refreshing method of textile printing that produces amazing effects, You will find a variety of applications of this process amongst my work.
I have a number of free tutorials and am in the process of adding more.
I have also updated this space with a shop where my fabrics can be purchased within Australia with no added charge for shipping.
Please browse amongst the colour New things are in the process of being added
I am a qualified textile artist who has worked in Craft and Arts councils all over Australia. I have also worked in Indigenous art enterprises in many isolated communities. I am also a trained and qualified art teacher and have taught in primary and secondary schools. I have strong spiritual beliefs, this is reflected in my art work which you can veiw via the links on this blog.