Monday, July 27, 2009

Rust Dye - What Now?

Three posts in three days!  Don't worry, I've peaked and time won't allow me to carry on for the rest of the week.

I told you that the silk that was dyed with rust would appear in a different form.  Here is some of it.

Firstly, a colour study:

 
Next  some preliminary stitching

 
And finally

 
It still needs stretching and mounting, but that won't happen tonight.  I'm moving on to something else now, there's a lot to do this week.

6 comments:

ZudaGay said...

OOOH!!! Very cool!!! I like it a lot!

Libertybelle said...

These pieces are lovely- can't wait to get stitching mine!

Sharne's Bit 'n' Bobs said...

looks good. cant wait to see how my samples turn out.

Sharne's Bit 'n' Bobs said...

looks good. cant wait to see how my samples turn out.

Splendid Little Stars said...

very cool!

Rose said...

How interesting! Oh the things you can do with a little rust!