CLAMP, BIND AND GATHER ! Come and join us for another gathering of creative souls and learn some new skills at this informal textiles event. We will explore ITAJIME shibori, clamping, pleated and folded techniques to create fascinating geometric patterns with indigo resist dyeing. You […]
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 which will be on display in the NUCA degree show, I have created a range of wraps. These are 100% organic cotton squares that can be used as an eco-friendly alternative to disposable packaging, being used to wrap gifts, carry books or shopping or even worn on the body. These will be available to purchase in the NUCA gallery space.
NUCA Degree Show June 22 - 28 Norwich University College of the Arts