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Stitched and Bound

Stitched and Bound

I recently ran an Indigo Resist dye workshop, taking inspiration from my time in Japan, and wanted to make a piece that illustrated various techniques that could be do-able in a day. I set aside a day in my studio, and gathering together a selection […]


a collection of resist-dyed textiles in linen, paper and hemp. Inspired by the traditional technique of ‘shibori’ I have used wood and bamboo to clamp, bind and manipulate cloth to create pattern and texture using botanical dyes. In addition to the large hand woven pieces […]