Fabric Dyeing Techniques
Creating interesting fabric using different types of dyeing techniques: resists, shibori, ombre
Looking to stir up a little fun in the kitchen? Try dyeing with resists from the kitchen! You can create many of the same effects as wax batik techniques using resists off your pantry shelf. Flour paste resist is one of the most popular of these dyeing techniques. Just mix plain flour with cold water…
My newest art tool for painting, dyeing and rusting is my office stapler. Here I’ve used staples to rust silk – I stapled fabric, soaked it in vinegar and salt in a baggie and then BOOM, I got some great-looking marks! If I get little holes in the fabric or paper while taking the staples out, I can just use those hole as more design opportunities.