Tag Archives: designer silks

Pastel Pink and Yellow Silk Scarf in Shibori/Batik Technique

A soft and delicate silk scarf painted in pastel pinks and yellows and created in the shibori technique to create a gentle striped effect. Then overpainted after a batik layer with a mixture of rose quartz and fuchsia. And golden leaf embellishments adorning the corners. The silk scarf measures approx. 45cm x 180 (18″ x […]

The Spirit of Spring and Butterflies on Soft Green Silk

hand painted silk scarf fionastolze silkandart butterfly green

I’ve been having delightful fun creating a flurry of butterflies on my latest silk scarf. Inspired by the latest theme set (by myself actually) for the Cosmic Web Artisans group, I decided to paint my first ever sprinkle of flutterbies on silk.   The soft undercoat of mottled dyes, then steaming to fix them. And […]