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.  

One Response to “Native Weave”

  1. Kathy Says:

    Gorgeous! And I’m jealous of the incredible dye workshops you get to go to! Your colors are so rich!


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