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Monday, July 31, 2006

Kyoto Jacket - Side Two



I had fun picking out fabrics and putting this jacket together. The jacket is reversible, which is great because I love all of the fabrics I used and really don't want to "hide" any of the fabrics in a lining.

Kyoto Jacket - Side One

Sunday, July 09, 2006

Painted Purse with Hand Made Clay Beads



I painted some fabric to make a purse. I had made some clay beads last semester, and I was wondering what I was going to do with them. I used them to keep the purse flap from flapping about.

Painting White on White





This is the latest painted blouse. I used some leftover white fabric with a subtle white design. I like how it came out.

Tuesday, July 04, 2006

Fabric Painting




This is my second attempt at fabric painting. I used more water and fewer colors. Then I grabbed a few leaves from the Mexican Bird of Paradise, a few stones and tried sun printing.


This is my first attempt at fabric painting and I discovered I needed to put more water on the fabric, more water in the paint, and use fewer colors.