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Last September, I took a workshop at the Marshfield School of Weaving on dyeing with plants gathered from garden, field and forest. I headed up to Vermont right after quitting my job in publishing and could feel myself sliding into a different way of being. It seems significant that, through this workshop, I learned that an exquisite palette of colors has been sitting right under my nose for years. Plants that are often taken for weeds in cities can be sources of rich pigment, most of which were a staple part of existence in New England until… Continue reading The Colors We Forgot We Had
“The workshop and your tuition was inspiring. I went home created an art space and began designing…” “For me working with other people at the same large table is like sharing a meal.” My name is Elisabeth Viguie Culshaw a … Continue reading Courses, workshops, Stencils and Commission work
This workshop takes place in the fashionable West end of Glasgow, only a stone throwaway from the Mackintosh House at the Hunterian Art Gallery and the Mackintosh church. During that day you will learn to cut and apply one (or … Continue reading Stencilling Mackintosh workshop
One can think designing a stencil is a difficult task, that to achieve that you must be a designer and have a lot of technical skills and that can be true. But I want to show you here that … Continue reading Look around you… Get inspired… or how to use your home sources to design a stencil !
Ault wharrie is a 1903 property by the architect George Walton built in Dunblane (Scotland) While being refurbished some design schemes were found on the walls in some of the rooms. some in very good state just needing some touching … Continue reading Tracing and recreating an historic stencil