19. Jul, 2018

There was Nothing Wrong with my Mordant Process

Because it was the first time I had used this mordant process fr cotton I should have used leaves that were known to give good prints. Here is the repeat bundle and steam using liquid amber leaves that I had frozen in my deep freeze for use during the winter. This piece of cotton was quite wide so instead of using a blanket I just folded the extra width over the leaves. I sprayed the fabric with 50/50 white vinegar and water before I began and bundled and steamed for about 2 hours. I didnt even wait for it to cool before I took a peek