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Enter my shop here:
http://www.etsy.com/shop/OceanAvenueSilks
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I am a relatively self taught artist who has been painting on silk for 16 years. I have worked as an artist in different areas of the apparel and home goods industry for 25 years.
My scarves are created using steam set dyes from France. After painting the dye on each scarf, I will steam set them for at least 4 hours. Steam set dyes create the most vibrant colors possible, and because the dye becomes chemically bonded to the silk fibers during the steaming process, the fabric retains its natural silky feel.

I recently designed a group of scarves to be sold in the gift shop at the Orange County Museum of Arts and the Corcoran Gallery to go along with their exhibits of the works of Richard Diebenkorn…

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  • Born on November 1
  • Joined August 31, 2009

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OceanAvenueSilks
Hand Dyed Silk Scarves in Vibrant Colors

About

Enter my shop here:
http://www.etsy.com/shop/OceanAvenueSilks
:)
I am a relatively self taught artist who has been painting on silk for 16 years. I have worked as an artist in different areas of the apparel and home goods industry for 25 years.
My scarves are created using steam set dyes from France. After painting the dye on each scarf, I will steam set them for at least 4 hours. Steam set dyes create the most vibrant colors possible, and because the dye becomes chemically bonded to the silk fibers during the steaming process, the fabric retains its natural silky feel.

I recently designed a group of scarves to be sold in the gift shop at the Orange County Museum of Arts and the Corcoran Gallery to go along with their exhibits of the works of Richard Diebenkorn.

I have a second shop for hand dyed fabric, ribbon and some vintage:
http://www.OceanHandDyed.etsy.com

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Ocean Avenue Silks

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