How To Create a Layered Look: Q&A Style With Kathleen

How To Create a Layered Look: Q&A Style With Kathleen

November 04, 2019
Nichole asked a question about how to layer clothing. Here are some basic tips to consider for achieving a layered look.
At the Cauldron - A Natural Dyer's Dream

At the Cauldron - A Natural Dyer's Dream

October 21, 2019
I love dyeing with natural dyes. There are a number of steps involved in the dyeing of a wool scarf. In its simplest form this is the process (it varies with protein fibre - wool and silk and cellulose fibre - cotton, linen, hemp, etc.).
Q&A Style with Kathleen

Q&A Style with Kathleen

October 13, 2019

I am happy to announce that I am starting a new Q&A Style series. I'll be answering your questions on a regular basis. Please send me your questions relating to style, fit and fabrics. Let's dive in with our first question - from Colleen...

2018 Saskatoon Fashion Design Festival

2018 Saskatoon Fashion Design Festival

October 22, 2018
This past weekend was a great time at the Saskatoon Fashion Design Festival. I presented ten looks of my designs. I like cropped jackets and layered looks. 
Natural Dye Workshop - Dyeing with Protein Fibre

Natural Dye Workshop - Dyeing with Protein Fibre

July 31, 2018
I conducted a Natural Dye workshop for the Saskatoon Spinners and Weavers Guild. There were 10 students. We were welcomed by one of the Guild member's homes to have the workshop there in the country, over-looking the river just near Waneskewin National Heritage Site.
BAZAART 2018

BAZAART 2018

June 20, 2018
This past weekend I participated in the 45th Annual BAZAART event. It's held every year and sponsored by the MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina, SK.
Weavers in India

Weavers in India

April 22, 2018
We spent a month in India this winter and I'd like to share with you some of the highlights.  This is the first of several postings of our trip.
A Whole Whack of Rupees

A Whole Whack of Rupees

December 20, 2017
Our trip to India is soon arriving. Making contacts with old friends and continued adventures await us.
Dyeing with Cochineal

Dyeing with Cochineal

September 26, 2017

This amazing pink and dark red is achieved from small bugs called cochineal that live on desert cactus. See some of the dying take place in this video.