TAGS: dye

Showing related tags and posts for the Forums application. See all tags in the site
  • Re: Hello, and Call for Fiber and Textile Artists!

    Thanks, Belinda, if you know anyone who would like to apply, please pass the info on. Sincerely, Jane
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by janetexcat2 on 11 May 2009
  • Re: Dyeing with easter egg dye

    It did not do as I expected. The primaries that made up the colors did weird things on their own in the grn, orange and purple. The color brightened somewhat, and it streaked in the secondaries . I died the center 1/3 of each piece. I used cotton yarn to tie off each end of the third and put the center...
    Posted to General Discussion (Forum) by TheNeedler on 11 May 2009
  • Re: Dyeing with easter egg dye

    Oops Jim, about the scorching! I guess I should have said that when I nuke it, I nuke it with the fabric in the dye solution and clingfilm on top! Think of it like you would cook food. you need to be sure there is some water going on in there. The colver makes it so the steam stays in to dish. Some people...
    Posted to General Discussion (Forum) by Sandy Snowden on 10 May 2009
  • Hello, and Call for Fiber and Textile Artists!

    Hello, my name is Jane, aka janetexcat, and I just got the email in the box today. I would like to introduce myself to you as a fiber artist. I have been involved with textiles all my life. I recently realized my dream of having a gallery and studio in a college town. We are going to have a show of fiber...
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by janetexcat2 on 8 May 2009
  • Hi from over the water in the UK

    Hi Everyone! Although I signed up a few days ago I didn't have time then to say Hello. I have been a subscriber to QA for a good while and ClothPapperScissors since the start - love both and Studios. I am into everything fabricky and enjoy experimenting with all sorts. Lesley in the UK
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by Lesley@16 on 6 May 2009
  • Re: Dyeing with easter egg dye

    Jim, I did some fabric with Easter egg dyes someone sent me from America. I did it how the box said for eggs. It worked well for wool and silk. According to the article, Which I don't think I can get here, what do you do differently for fabric? I still have a few tablets left. thanks,
    Posted to General Discussion (Forum) by Sandy Snowden on 5 May 2009
  • Dyeing with easter egg dye

    I recently read an article about dyeing fabric with easter egg dye, but for the life of me cannot find the article now. I have 10 yards of cheese cloth, 14 boxes of easter egg dye kits (all the supermarket had left over at .49 cents ea.) and spare time all at once; but for the life of me cannot find...
    Posted to General Discussion (Forum) by TheNeedler on 3 May 2009
  • Austin Texas over here

    Hi everyone, I am so excited about this community. I had no idea youall were planning it. What a great idea. Who am I? I love doing many types of fiber art--first it was little 5" square quiltlets, then I becme interested in dyeing fabric for quilts which has led to screen printing on fabric and...
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by ruthiepowers on 1 May 2009