I hope your turkey is juicy and delicious!
Monday, November 12, 2012
I ventured out to the Art Students League of Denver--a fabulous old building downtown with creaking wooden floors, a double staircase, fabulous library and several open studios. Jo Fitzell was our famous dye expert and she walked us through classic tie dye, soy wax resist, dye painting, ombre and shiburi techniques of dyeing. I was going for indigo shades with a little turquoise and lavender as my palate. I came home with 6 yards of dyed linen and fingernails stained dark blue.
Fancy Tiger Crafts where we put our new fabrics to work. We had a personal sewing instructor, a room full of sewing machines and work tables. We got to work designing, cutting and sewing our garment