Tag Archives: lilac

Purple, violet, mauve

You may or may not have noticed, depending on how much you use Google, that earlier this week Google marked an interesting textiles red-letter day, or should that be purple-letter day. The folks at Google uploaded the above rather charming … Continue reading

Posted in Silk | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Going to the Prom – an English version

Earlier this year I was asked to paint some silk that was to be made up into a Prom dress. Now commissions are great, but I’m always slightly nervous about creating the look and feel that a client is expecting. … Continue reading

Posted in Contemporary Culture & Design, Silk | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments