Boats on La Loire
Boats on La Loire

Batik on cotton and silk with lace and stitch

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Fleet Pond at Dusk
Fleet Pond at Dusk

Batik on cotton

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Lichen
Lichen

Batik on paper with stitch

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Paper Lace
Paper Lace

Batik on tissue paper

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Batik

The ancient craft of batik uses hot wax as a resist to dyes to create artworks and designs on fabric or paper.  Some of these works also incorporate stitch, lace and layering of fabrics or paper.   Claire is currently the chair of the Batik Guild where you can find out more about batik, see their website link below.