Monday, June 11, 2012

sacred geometry

Fabric is great in so many ways, and so useful! From quilters to dye artists, even mom dad and the kids can all appreciate a good pattern.

I achieved this one by using an ancient japanese resist technique called SHIBORI. this method involves binding the folded fabric with wood and is called Itajime.

pattern becomes abstract in flowy garments
sporting some of my goods
(Alchemist's note:)
This rayon linen fabric drapes nicely and when bleaching created a beautiful cast of red corals