As part of Stroudwater textile week,Liz Lipiatt and Petey Alisson held a 2 day workshop on screenprinted and devore scarves.Liz is a well known for her textiles screenprinted and devored, she designs and makes textile for many famous couturiers .Here are some of the finished devore scarves, they were lovely, below left Liz is lurking behind the scarf.
the scarf below has been ironed to set the devore paste it goes brown, it will then be washed off before dyeing.
the daisy shapes scarf has been printed and has paper shapes ironed onto it to as a resist to the devore.
Work in progress on the scarves, the screen is being used by the lady in blue
In this photo the paper masking the devore layer is being removed.
These shots show how long the print table is, each scarf was 2yds long 5 people down each side it was huge.