Anything that will create texture goes under the screen
The thickened dyes are scraped over the screen creating areas of thick and thin dye. This is allowed to dry .
These are the screens drying with spacers between each screen so air can circulate. I use jar lids as spacers. Start saving!!
One of the most annoying things that can happen while doing deconstructed silk screens is getting white or un-dyed areas because the dried dyes actually act as a resist. This December I will share some of the tricks I use to get color all over the fabric - no pesky white spots.
And now some of my results:
And this piece was an older one before I became better at hiding the white. I used over all scraping with a credit card in various colors. This is actually an exception piece.
These are two pieces I made from my cloth. The first is about 20 X 30 and the other is 12" square.