Somehow I have fallen down another rabbit hole… I seem to be stitching. A lot. Still with the project of making what is merely functional, more beautiful. I started out with three calico drawstring bags that had held bath salts and soap nuts. I had a spectacular dyeing fail using eucalyptus. Go figure. Certainly not an improvement!
I dipped them in the indigo vat a few times, a while back. Better.
Then one day I suddenly saw what to do. I started and then kept going. Here I am with it in progress on my lap on the bus to work.
Threads dyed with madder, grevillea robusta, and eucalyptus.
Last night it went home with a friend. It is going to become home for a deck of tarot cards. And I have started on the others…