• Experimenting with natural dyeing - part 2

    We had some beautiful leucospermum flowers in the studio (also known as pincushions) leftover from an Ink & Spindle photoshoot. After we had enjoyed their beauty and they finally wilted I pulled the flower heads apart to see what results I would get eco printing onto silk. I sprinkled them ... View Post
  • Experimenting with natural dyeing - Part 1

    We have an eco printing and natural dyeing workshop coming up in December with some dates in 2016 already organised too. So in preparation I've been experimenting lately with various local everyday plants and the bonus is we will have some wonderful yarn bundles for weaving available in our onlin... View Post
  • Weaving

    We held a weaving workshop in the studio last weekend using our new weaving loom kits. They are smaller than the frames we have supplied for previous workshops which makes them more managable and quicker to produce a finished piece.   Weaving is a great way to use up scraps of yarn and fabric... View Post