I just couldn’t help myself, I had to get the little loom warped up again. This time with black walnut dyed merino. 🤎🤎🤎 At least one time a year I have to weave on a warp of wool.
Good morning.Hand-spun silk and rainbows on a naturally dyed seacell-merino-silk warp.
A small gathering of one-of-a-kind handmade clothing is now in my online shop.🐙 This piece was sewn with beautiful and lustrous handwoven silk brought home from India.
Blue sky and beautiful roots. Here are a few more process photos of dyeing with Cañaigre roots. To ethically harvest the tubers, I carefully dig in the sand and only harvest a few tubers from each plant so that it can keep growing year after year. The desert is a hardy yet delicate place. Walking… Continue reading Cañaigre
Process is everything. Unlocking the knowledge of plants is one of my greatest joys. Through food, medicine and dye collection new realms of knowledge open up to me daily…when I look for them.
A new pallet of purples, and a few browns in the cool New Mexico morning.
I just pulled a massive stack of merino warp scarves off my small loom 😍 11 of the 12 will be available for sale as soon as I get all the finishing work done. When they are finished I will be making an announcement about my ne website and online shop! . . During the… Continue reading Stacks of merino, and a podcast recommendation
This scarf is now available! You can find it on the kickstarter page for the Truth or Consequences film, an exciting and revolutionary film being created by a dear friend @hannanjayanti and her team. You can find the kickstarter here – https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/torcfilm/truth-or-consequences-a-speculative-documentary?ref=project_build&fbclid=IwAR0I59TJyf0OkJzeKaFjR3yFt0S2wE7QhOIvPsReokwXHESTZrmXBi6tGOA Please consider supporting the film. The Film: Truth or Consequences is a speculative… Continue reading Naturally Dyed Scarf
Rhino-copter. The endangered Rhino gently sails upon the wind thanks to a few feathers lent by a Flicker. T-shirt printed with a painting by my partner @kyleparkercunningham, the original painting in was an installation @desertarchaic gallery. This shirt is now in my Etsy shop https://www.etsy.com/shop/Newtribetextiles Photo by @chantalelenamitchell