my very first attempt at dyeing wool yarn.
I dyed this light blue-gray 100% New Zealand finering wool using blue and green food colouring thus creating a long gradient/ombre skein (600 m)
planned colour pooling long colour changes swatch
planned colour pooling swatch
free-form brooch 2: close up
free form brooch 2: Scrap yarn incl. tiny glass seed beads, shell charms, metal charm, drop shape pearl etc. Adorns my old grey tweed jacket!
free form brooch 1: close-up
free form brooch 1; yarn scraps, tiny glass seed beads croched into edge of petals, larger bead and metal angle charms. Adorns my old grey tweed jacket.
Love these colours.
made this necklade for my niece, hama beads and acrylic facetted bead