GONE RUSTIC STUDIO and GALLERY

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vessels

vessels
As promised, here is an explanation about how I made stitched vessels using my eco dyed scraps.

avocado dye

avocado dye
I've had a wonderful time over the past week making pink dye from avocado seeds.

marking time

marking time
When I started this textile artwork I had no idea how it would turn out.

going with the flow

going with the flow
When I create, I like to allow things to evolve as I work.

seed stitch

seed stitch
When I decided to fill in the shadows of the leaf prints with seed stitch it didn’t worry me that it would take time!

couching

couching
Couching ... nothing to do with couches!

slow stitching

slow stitching
Yes I do need a slow stitching project!

tasmanian textures

tasmanian textures
‘Tasmanian Textures’, a stunning textile art exhibition that is touring Tasmania!