beautiful shades at our workshop on Saturday 9 Feb, inspired by photos, cards and swatches of yarn, we dyed luscious lengths of silk ready to be wound into warps for weaving into scarves. I will post more pics as they progress!
last weekend I attended a wedding up in Manchester and I took the opportunity to visit a couple of textile mills – first stop was Quarry Bank Mill at Styal – Europe’s largest working water mill and still producing cotton cloth – wonderful clanking machinery and knowledgeable guides telling the story of a bygone […]
elderberry – not all ripe, but a wonderful array of colour The studio where I have been working is located down a country lane and at the moment the hedgerows are glowing with colour from blackberry, sloe, rosehip and elderberry. Over the past couple of weeks I have been harvesting lots of […]