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Bold Coloured Mandala with Gold Resist and Leaf Pattern

This is a silk mandala I created using a selection of very bold colours. The lines are drawn using gold resist and the individual areas painted in using professional steam set silk dyes. The painting shows examples of the salt technique as well as blending colours together and adding gold embellishments on top. Once completed […]

Pastel Pink and Yellow Silk Scarf in Shibori/Batik Technique

Available through Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/705792162/rose-quartz-pink-and-yellow-long-silk?ref=shop_home_active_31&pro=1&frs=1 **Please visit our Etsy shop now for a large selection of hand painted silk scarves on special offer including shipping. https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/silkandart 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 […]

Batik Bordeaux and Burgundy Luxury Silk Satin Poncho

This beautiful silk satin pocho is a gorgeous interplay of various shades of bordeaux, burgundy, dark red and soft hints of pink and white. The fascinating algae like patterning was created using the batik technique. Your poncho will be made to order for you and will be based on this design, resulting in a totally […]

Gorgeous Spring Green Butterfly Batik Silk Scarf

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  Available now on Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/693548323/green-butterfly-silk-scarf-hand-painted?ref=shop_home_active_43&pro=1&frs=1 **Please visit our Etsy shop now for a large selection of hand painted silk scarves on special offer including shipping. https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/silkandart Ready for immediate shipping: This beautiful butterfly scarf is a fresh splash of greens, light and fun and feminine. The butterflies are painted in soft shades of blue and […]

The Spirit of Spring and Butterflies on Soft Green Silk

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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 […]

Rose Quartz, Apricot and Soft Orange Silk Pongee Yardage

This pretty pastel shaded pongee is a beautifully soft and wafty silk quality just perfect for draping around your shoulders as a shawl or as a gorgeous one of a kind blouse of your choosing. So lightweight it gently caresses your skin as you move. This yardage measures 92cm x 174cm and is made of […]

Satin and Chiffon Silk Wrap – the Epitome of Luxury

**Please visit our Etsy shop now for a large selection of hand painted silk scarves on special offer including shipping. https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/silkandart Drape yourself in delicious satin and chiffon silk for that complete experience of luxury. The satin with its rich sheen and feel, and the chiffon – sheer and weightless. An absolute delight to wear. […]

Green Raw Silk Crop Circle Wall Hanging with Gold Embellishments

This unusual one-of-a-kind hand painted silk wall hanging has a beautiful motif resembling crop circles turning like cogs in the large mandala of life. A reflection of your spiritual journey. It was painted in various soft green tones direct on the raw silk and then I painted on the layer of crop circle motifs using […]

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 […]

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, […]

Painting on Silk – Going Wild with Colour

I’ve been having such fun again the past few days mixing bright vibrant colour combinations and painting them on my silks. I just wanted to share some of the images from the photoshoot of the 2 silk scarves I steamed, washed and ironed yesterday. The colours were just so inspiring that I’ve decided to play […]

Silk Painting DVD: How to Create a Mandala on Silk

  This dvd is an instructional dvd I created showing you step by step how to create a mandala on silk. The first part of the dvd gives you detailed information about the different materials you can use and the second part shows you step by step how I actually paint the mandala. The second […]

Made to Order: Sky Blue Stars and Bubbles Silk Batik Scarf

**Please visit our Etsy shop now for a large selection of hand painted silk scarves on special offer including shipping. https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/silkandart MADE TO ORDER – colour and design inspired by the scarf in the photos (which has already sold). And be sure to pick the colour scheme you would love from the menu on the […]

Chrysocolla Inspired Batik Silk Scarf: MADE TO ORDER:

hand painted silk scarf green chrysocolla fionastolze silkandart

**Please visit our Etsy shop now for a large selection of hand painted silk scarves on special offer including shipping. https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/silkandart MADE TO ORDER: This gorgeous scarf is a beautiful mix of greens – emerald, turquoise and fern, overlaid with a network of jade veins – inspired by the amazing markings of the green chrysocolla. […]

Purple and Sapphire Crepe de Chine Silk Scarf

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**Please visit our Etsy shop now for a large selection of hand painted silk scarves on special offer including shipping. https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/silkandart This light and airy silk scarf has a real vibrancy of colour – a wild splash of purples, sapphire and light shimmering through. It has extra length and can be worn in a variety […]

Mandala, Designer Scarf and Batik Silk Painting Workshops in Bristol

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Update 2020: I am currently developing new online silk painting classes for launch soon. See below for details. ‘I’D LOVE YOU TO COME AND PAINT A BEAUTIFUL SILK  MANDALA UNDER MY GUIDANCE’ My name is Fiona Stolze and I currently live and work in Bristol. I am a professional self-taught artist and have been painting […]