Worked with designer Miranda Bennett as a dye apprentice in Austin, TX, summer 2018. Natural dye work included experimenting with pomegranate, quebracho, cutch, and indigo. Problem solved and dyed on a large scale. Worked with cotton medium, linen, silk charmeuse, velvet, and denim.
Pillows made from avocado and black beans sewn and beaded. Dyed with shibori techniques and swatches on velvet.
Embellished naturally dyed samples. Each sample incorporates scraps from previous dye work and sewing projects.
Naturally dyed fabrics and recycled materials depicting the impact of plastics and chemicals on our planet