Native Weave

February 7, 2009

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I used wool from the Chileno Valley in West Marin.  The foundation is from a corriedale cross fleece- that was completely dyed in native plants, collected within a five mile radius of my home.

img_1382The buttons are from hand-carved arroyo willow, and the braid holding the panels together, is from an ancient samurai braiding pattern.  

Cochineal Pink

October 7, 2008

 

Local wool weft, dyed in Cochineal. Vegan Silk Warp

Local wool weft, dyed in Cochineal. Vegan Silk Warp. PaigeGreenphoto

Angora Dream

October 7, 2008

 

Local Angora, handspun weft, vegan silk warp.

Local Angora, Handspun weft, Vegan silk warp. PaigeGeenphoto

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