Monday, September 10
Disperse dyeing again
As a reminder for those who weren't around then - my method is as follows:
Mixing the colours:
I used IDye for my disperse dyes (the link is for a Canadian store but I believe you can also get it at Dharma Trading, but any powdered dye that is meant for polyester fabric will do.
Okay! So, to produce my finished product this week, I used some of my already painted papers (they don't seem to have an efficacy expiry date, although they do have an end date in that you can only use them so many times before they have no more colour to transfer), cut them into angular shapes, used a fern as a resist under the cut up bits of paper, and ironed.
Here's the back with some of the (endless) quilting begun:
See you Wednesday with more of the process behind the process!