week I was struck by an attack of dyeing frenzy. Two weeks ago, when I had been
at the fair in Oberstdorf, I had realized I could use some stocking up on
As I had to dye the March selection for the fabric club anyway, I just
Basically I spent a lot of time in the basement, moving fabrics
in the dye bath, or going up and down to check on the washing machine and
dryer, which were taking their turns, or at the rotary iron.
probably because the March selection was six different shades of gray, ‘non
colors’ be academic definitions, I was struck by this attack. I kept coming up
with new ideas, which I wanted to try out.
I did end
up with some dark shades. But several other shades as well, that are not really
that dark. I even had to resort to my smaller buckets, which I don't usually use any more as they are too small for the pieces that I normally dye.
|Only part of the results of last week's work|
ended up without any fabric left that could be dyed... Now I have to wait for
the next shipment in the beginning of May.
I went to another fair with a stall today, that was much more successful than
Oberstdorf had been.
And upon my return home I left everything in the car tonight, as I am leaving
for Prague Patchwork Meeting on Wednesday.