Tag Archives: silk painting techniques

Silk Kaftans in Pink, Fuchsia, Burgundy … and everything inbetween Part 1

hand painted silk kaftan women's clothing pink fuchsia batik fionastolze silkandart

This weekend I’ve been painting a kaftan on crepe de chine silk in a medley of pinks and burgundy. I just had to share the photos with you so far. I recently had my worktable enlarged and I certainly needed the extra space for this large format silk in 110cm x 190cm (approx. 44″ x […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mandala, Designer Scarf and Batik Silk Painting Workshops in Bristol

mandala silk painting workshop fionastolze silkandart

  ‘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 mandalas on silk for many years now. Mandala is the Sanskrit word for ‘sacred circle’ and is […]