Sue Tye a good freind and fiber artist and Myself collaborated and created this tunic piece for the PLY MAGAZINE
a wonderful spinning magazine . The theme was SINGLES and Sue spun and wove the fabric sent it to me and I designed a original tunic and we submitted it it to ply! we have kept it a secret till last week the winter issue came out!
here I am busy draping and pinning
and cuting out
Photo collage sue sent me of the yarn and progress on the saori loom
Here is sue is spinning the wonderful silk and wool fiber , then she wove the marvelous yardage she named "portals" . THE FABRIC FINISHED DRAPED IN THE SNOW ON SUE'S PROPERTY.
presenting the finished "portals" tunic
Sophisticated and tailored to emphasize the hand spun yarns. Yet unique A WEARABLE ART tunic that will fit many sizes and shapes. With A marvelous feel and drape.
PORTALS tunic for sale on Etsy here
We are over joyed with the article lots of information we wrote …. pick up a copy of PLY , read it and let me know what you think?
PEACEFUL WEAVING IN THE REDWOODS
JILL NICKOLENE SANDERS