Weaving

Flow
Flow

Dip dyed Indigo weft threads. 50x120cm

Hold On
Hold On

Created whilst in lockdown. The image was painted on the warp threads and then woven together. In so doing the image is encased in the cloth. The image of cloth has been woven into the cloth.

Hold on side view
Hold on side view

This image show the texture of the artwork . The warp has been painted and then woven with the weft threads.The individual threads have now become a surface.

Transition
Transition

Handwoven rust and cyanotype dyed yarn. 100cm x 50cm x 4cm

Close up
Close up

Transition: Handwoven rust and cyanotype dyed yarn

Window
Window

Rust and Cyanotype dyed yarn. The cyanotype has been activated by the sun coming through the window.

Three stages of creation
Three stages of creation

Indigo dyed yarn responding to verses in Genesis 1. 'The spirit of God was hovering over the waters of the deep.' 'Let there be light and there was light' ''He separated the light from the darkness'

Offering
Offering

Hand painted and hand woven using black dye and cotton yarn.

Touch
Touch

Hand painted and hand woven using black dye and cotton yarn.

Warp painting
Warp painting

Close up of fingers. Black dye cotton warp

1KM walk
1KM walk

The yarn has been dyed in cyanotype and taken on a walk the colour of the yarn is determined by where it fell and the amount of sun it was exposed to. The work has been created using the inlay technique.

"Running with Thread"
"Running with Thread"