Monthly Archives: February 2014

Silk Poncho in Pinks and Fuchsias

hand painted pink fuchsia silk poncho fionastolze silkandart

A beautifully bright touch of Spring – layered pinks and fuchsias in complex patterning – a feast for the eyes. This feather light poncho slips over your shoulders and you’re ready to go. I created this silk piece in a few layers of painting and dyeing using the batik technique with soya wax. It was […]

Silk Poncho in Crepe de Chine with Purple Leaf Motif

pink fuchsia silk poncho fionastolze silkandart

An exquisite silk crepe de chine poncho hand crafted with a beautiful purple leaf design.  The round neckline is edged with ribbon and the edges of the poncho are hand-hemmed. This is a really rich purple. Wearing this draws the eyes of others to you. Regal and sovereign, this colour helps you to stand in […]

Silk and Gems – a Heart Chakra Love Combo

heart chakra hand painted silk scarf love combo roesequartz bracelet pink fionastolze silkandart

The heart chakra love combo: A beautiful gift combination of handpainted silk, gemstones and pendants. Such a romantic, feminine gift with an added sparkle. A wonderful shower of colour therapy and gemstone healing all in one.This listing is for all 3 items pictured above.This pretty gift package consists of a handpainted rose quartz handpainted silk […]

Silk and Gems – the Heart Chakra Love Combo

heart chakra hand painted silk scarf love combo roesequartz bracelet pink fionastolze silkandart

I’ve always loved watching other people make jewellery and especially pretty pieces made from gemstones. And somehow I just never really got round to doing this for myself. Until last week. I decided to put my colourful silks and gorgeous gemstones together to bring you some lovely silk and gem combos. The first one I […]

Silk Mandala Soul Painting

rainbow mandala fionastolze silkandart

A beautifully expressive soul mandala painting. One that captures the essence of who you are. Radiant rainbow colours emanate from the central mandala motif. If you would like something similar painted especially for you, please contact me to find out more. This silk panel measures 43cm (approx. 172) and is painted on silk crepe satin […]

Spring Flower Mandala

silk mandala painting fionastolze silkandart

This sweet little mandala is a fresh burst of colour, heralding the spring jsut around the corner. A mix of oranges, greens and purples with delicate buds about to bloom. I painted this using gold liner and silk paints on crepe satin silk. It features in my upcoming silk painting tutorial which shows step by […]

Valentine’s Hearts Pretty in Pink

hand painted silk scarf valentines day pink heart fionastolze silkandart

Last week I created another silk, layered in batik technique, featuring sweet lovehearts. I’m sharing here a few photos showing you what I got up to in the process. Here I am painting some base coat patterns in 2 shades of fuchsia. The synthetic light doesn’t show this too well. When the spirals are all […]