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Further thoughts on dyeing, WIP Wed.
While researching color forumulas, I discovered Leigh’s not-entirely-successful attempts at using color hex codes to create dye ratios. Reading her attempts saved me a lot of frustration because I was pursuing the same line of thought — I intended to … Continue reading
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Dyeing Experiments – WIP Wednesday
Procion MX dyes need 70° temperatures for 4 hours to set but we keep our house at 65° (brr, I know) so it’s hard to do much dyeing in the winter. At 90°F, Procion dyes set in just an hour … Continue reading
Posted in quilting Tagged CFS, dyeing, dyeing formula, journal quilt, Procion MX 3 Comments
March Journal Quilt — WIP Wednesday
March is PEAS! Most years I planted my peas mid-March knowing I might lose them. Despite 2″ of snow and a 26° frost (I put blankets on my peas), they are 1″ tall this morning. Since I have a limited … Continue reading
Posted in quilting, sketch Tagged dyeing formula, hand-dyed fabric, journal quilt, Procion MX, quilting 5 Comments