Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Week 4 Area Enclosing

This week we will show you some examples of Area Enclosing stitched resist Shibori.



A little experiment, with a stencil I drew shapes into a figure:


The one on the left was made by whip stitches over a group of pleats of each shape. The one on the right was made by tacking stitches.





Dying:


That is an interesting outcome!




Let's see what others discovered in this range!

6 comments:

  1. What a nice work, it looks really great. Good idea using a template.
    Very inspiring.

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  2. Hi. I love the one with the whip stitching and pleats. For the one on the right, did you just outline the shapes? I want sure what you meant by tacking.

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  3. interesting...the one on the left looks like you stitched her muscles!

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  4. Wow! So interesting. I would love to see more details. I'm still not sure how you did it exactly. My favorite is the one on the left.

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  5. Very cool...but as with some of the other comments I'm not quite clear on how you stitched. I can see it??? But??? Question how! Very, very COOL!!

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  6. Love the idea of using a stencil!
    Your figures both worked out well.

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