Videos

Learn about the wonderful, magical and unique process of dyeing with indigo. This is my favorite dye process and you’ll be able to see just how easy it is to create beautiful fabrics with this amazing dye. Indigo has a rich and fascinating history and I’m sure that once you try it you’ll be hooked

In this video:

  • instructions and demos to make beautiful patterns with shibori techniques like: bound resist, stitch resist, clamp resist, pole wrapping
  • instructions, recipe and supply list to set up an indigo vat
  • demos to dye with indigo
  • self-paced chapters to do at your own speed
  • a pdf handout with more pattern ideas

Are you feeling in a color rut, not sure how to make a certain color, or just want to brush up on your color mixing? This video will walk you through some easy exercises to expand your range of color! The exercises are done in encaustic but you can apply these methods to any paint medium.

The exercises include:

  • transparencies
  • tints, tones, shades
  • primary, secondary and tertiary colors
  • earth colors
  • blacks and grays
  • color harmonies
  • other tips for color mixing