Posts Tagged ‘silk’

Fiber Thursday: Pole Wrapped Shibori Dyeing

Shibori is a Japanese term for a family of dyeing techniques in which the artist binds, stitches, folds, twists, or compresses fabric to create different patterns in the fabric. The most familiar of these techniques is tie dye, but there are many other types of shibori dyeing. Awesome member and frequent fiber board contributor, Ptarmic [...]

One of a Kind Weaving Project!

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… Can you guess who made the gorgeous golden yellow fiber for this beautiful weaving? I bet you can’t! No really, try to guess. OK, I will tell you…. Spiders! Like many people I am a bit nervous about spiders. Although they are nature’s top weavers, and are quite beautiful [...]