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!

bubble bubble

bubble bubble

After a couple of weeks’ break the cauldrons are simmering again!