August seems a long time ago but I realised I hadn’t shared the lovely work done on my weekend workshop at the Kingcombe Centre, Lower Kingcombe, Dorset. Five wonderfully creative, imaginative and … [Read more...] about Shibori workshop wonders to inspire and impress you!
Today I thought I would share with you some of the many flower designs I have created. Some flowery inspiration to help you create some great designs from nature in shibori stitch resist. I will … [Read more...] about 5 creative ideas for fab flowers in shibori stitch resist
I have been wanting to have a go at playing with shibori circles since someone did something like this on one of my workshops. There are 6 different circle patterns to explore and learn how to make … [Read more...] about 6 superb ways to make magical circles in sophisticated tie dye.
Some of the most wonderful designs in Shibori are created from simple running stitches – ori nui shibori. I have had this simple design idea in mind for a while and at last I have made it … [Read more...] about 4 Essential Steps to Create a Beautiful Basketweave Shibori Pattern
I have had a number of requests to put this blog together following my workshops and talks based on the Power Point slides where I present the 5 principle techniques of stitch resist shibori to help … [Read more...] about 5 most popular shibori techniques for you to explore
Here is another elegant design to make in stitch resist shibori. This one is not for beginners as it incorporates 3 different types of stitching and needs some careful manipulation. So here goes on … [Read more...] about Who else wants to shape an elegant Echinacea flower in shibori stitch resist?
Thanks to Jane Callander’s new book I have found a very useful tip for my and your shibori work. I thought I would share it. How to start two shibori lines from the same point This is using two … [Read more...] about New ideas and shibori experiments explained for you 1
Here is a lovely little design to be made from Shibori stitch resist. I will explain how to do this in 3 steps. It involves three types of Shibori stitching, to get technical mokume, ori nui and … [Read more...] about Produce a pretty wren to be proud of in sophisticated tie dye
Today I am going to introduce you to stunning ways to create shibori circles. Some of the most wonderful designs in shibori are created from the simple running stitch through two folds of fabric – … [Read more...] about 3 magic shibori circles to shape in sophisticated tie dye
Some of the most wonderful designs in Shibori are created from the simple running stitch through two folds of fabric – ori nui. It is simple to execute and when put together in lines, tapering or … [Read more...] about A simple guide to generating a grass design in shibori stitch resist