Show and Tell:
First 3 pics by Jan O done on her recent trip to the Greek Islands.
Below: Delys's piece from a workshop by Carol Redlich
|show and tell by Susie (felted coiled vessel) and Linda|
Collage on a canvas by Dorothy
|Chenille work by Delys|
Jan A gave a talk on her recent textile trip to Flores where she did indigo and tumeric dyeing with the local people using plants they harvested and prepared. (above)
Woven cloth from Flores. Below: Alcira models local traditional dress which is widely worn in everyday life.
Cindy Cooper, visiting from Sydney, was our tutor for an interesting workshop on textured backgrounds using stencils and flexible modelling paste and gesso. These were used on canvas, boards and fabric, including scrim. Once dry, colour was added. Pics below:
Designing Women at work
adding layers of colour
Today our group had a display at Craft House Menora for their open day. Photos to come.