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Winter Candles

Little Hexagon Candles– Filtered beeswax with lemon tea and dried lemon, with lemon tea ‘confetti’ on the bottom layer– Filtered beeswax with alkanet pigment on bottom layer– Filtered beeswax– Half…

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Beeswax Candles

Column Candles, 2022– Beeswax with dried chocolate mint– Filtered beeswax with dried marigold and zinnea petals– Filtered bees wax with dried chocolate mint and peppermint oil– Half beeswax half filtered…

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Spinning Slubby Wool

Spinning Fleecemaiden hand spun wool, plied with a fine, mohair and silk blend. 2021.

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Marigold Natural Dye Instructions

​​Last summer I grew several marigold plants and dead headed the blooms as they wilted all summer. I decided to finally make a dye bath with them. Marigolds make a…

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Deconstructed Snow Boots

Deconstructed Snow BootsDeconstructed object given to artist2016 One boot taken apart. Transforming objects that make us sad into something new to honour their purpose, reflecting while engaging in the process…

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Vines Crawl, Body Restrained

Crawl DressCotton/Silk blend dyed with logwood purple, silk piping dyed with madder and black tea, silk organza dyed with logwood purple2013Model: Lizane Tan Vines DressCotton/Silk blend dyed with logwood purple,…

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Dye Applications

Oxide dyes, mordant printing, block printing, natural dyes, and acid dyesCotton, silk and wool2012

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Pinwheel Lamps

Pinwheel LampsNaturally dyed fabric with screenprinted repeating pattern2011

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Decaying Fabric

Decaying FabricDevore treated cotton and polyester thread2011

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