Archive for April, 2010

Complementary Color Run

Red-Orange run to Blue-Green with three values

This weekend, I got the itch to dye fabric. For the first time in two years I have a washing machine at home. So I set some time aside, took over the kitchen counter, and mixed and measured and rinsed.

Hand Dyed Fabric

Turquoise, Maroon Brown, Chocolate Brown, and Shades of Green.

Hand Dyed Fabric

This one reminds me of a blooming California Poppy.

Sunday evening, I had six yards of thirty four colors. Turquoise in six values, Maroon Brown and Chocolate Brown in three values, and a nine step color run from Red-Orange to Blue-Green in three different values. Can’t decide if I want to dye more or start sewing. First is another order from Dharma for more fabric. Maybe I should start buying it by the bolt.

Hand Dyed Fabric

I love this one. Eye candy.

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