So I dyed this mandala a few months ago, and I wasn’t very happy with the result. Too much brown. I decided to add black over the brown to fix all of my problems, ha ha. This post is about how I dye with black. This can be done before you rinse your […]
This mandala I dyed by request to make a quilt for my niece. Black does not ice dye, so I dyed the black “normally”, and used heat to set the color. Then I ice dyed the rest of the colors on the quilt. I am so pleased with the results! Stay tuned for the finished […]
A few weeks ago, I finished quilting this gorgeous client quilt. The piecing in this quilt is perfect, which helped make it a joy to quilt. As a bonus, it has been accepted into the Northwest Quilt Expo’s juried quilt show at the end of September. I am excited, but nervous. I have not had […]
I had such a great time creating this custom dyed quilt. I hand dyed the 100% cotton top and binding, and cotton velveteen backing to match. I quilted it with edge to edge frogs per customer request. It is so bright and cheery, it made me smile the whole time I was working on it.
You know what is better than ice dyeing? Snow dyeing! No need to raid the ice maker, or buy bags of ice. I can just walk out onto the deck and scoop some up! Here are some of my latest ice dyed mandalas. I have posted the available ones for sale (see the Shop! link […]