Monthly Archives: February 2013

Kitten Paw Prints in Silk – a Gold, Copper and Orange Silk Scarf Medley

I just couldn’t resist. Being a cat lover and owner I had to pay a tribute to my gorgeous cat on silk. I got sudden inspiration and created this delightful silky piece with a trail of cheeky kitten paw prints from top to bottom. This was painted in batik style with the undercoat a mixture […]

Silk Satin and Chiffon – the Epitomy of Luxury

I had the absolute pleasure last week of creating a work of art on a beautiful blank silk shawl made of chiffon edged with gorgeous silk satin. Although I’ve done a lot of batik work on silk, I have never explored this option on chiffon and so this was my first adventure in that arena. […]

Silk Chakra Banner – the Perfect Altar Piece for your Sacred Space

Made to order: in mottled blue or purple (please specify when ordering) This wallhanging is a full length silk handpainted chakra banner. Each section depicts one of the chakras moving through from the base at the bottom up to the crown. Chakras are energy centres relating to specific areas of the body. Eastern teachings show […]

Made to Order: The Loving Hug – a Soft, Pink Crepe de Chine Scarf with Heart

Soft, romantic, heart-opening, loving hug crepe de chine silk. A symphony of pinks dancing on the smooth delicate fabric – with a splash of gorgeous hearts. Crepe de chine has a beautiful twisted weave allowing the silk fabric to have a wonderful drape and feel lovely against your skin. These pinks are perfect for the […]

A Loving Hug with Pink Hearts and Valentine’s Love on Crepe de Chine Silk

I’m feeling really drawn to pink these days and love being able to fully express that through my silk art. This latest piece was a batik silk with a mottled undercoat of 2 shades with lots of the natural silk shimmering through. I next created a heart design using wax and gave the whole scarf […]

Silk Painting Salt Effect with Rainbow Colours

Today I had fun again playing with the salt effect. Yesterday I  sold a really vibrant scarf I painted a few days ago and since it was so popular, I have decided to keep on offering it as a made-to-order piece. Each one, of course, turns out very differently, depending on the colours I use, […]

Lotus Silk Mandala Painting

This original OOAK (one-of-a-kind) mandala painting depicts a radiant fuchsia and pink lotus in full bloom at the centre of a sun mandala with yellow rays (see last photo). The lotus is the symbol of enlightenment and is ideal as a focus for meditation and calming the mind. This listing is for the silk panel […]