Dupioni silk wrap - Print 1/13Jul20
Size 68 x 193
Dupioni silk wrap botanically printed to celebrate the short flowering season of the lobostemon, coinciding with our winter storms. Imprinted with foliage of multiple species of lobostemon in flower, spider gum, bankrupt bush, casuarina and blombos in flower. The base fabric colour is a a dirty sea foam, warm and taking on different tones as the light changes, and the pigments of the foliage printed off is strong, ranging from greys, aubergine and a charcoal tinged with teal. This piece varies dramatically over its length, detailed and striking.
Finished with a 1.5 mm rolled hem.
Print 1/13Jul20 features spider gum, casuarina, bankrupt bush and lobostemon and blombos in flower.