Weft ikat 2

Weft ikat 2

March 10, 2011

Our warp has double size compare to the last weaving.

I practiced big zig-zag kasuri and small twin-cross.

The horizontal blue and brown stripes are “Hana-ori” ( floating wefts) which Yumiko tried for her obi.

Weft ikat 2

Weft ikat 2New indigo pot. Weavers around this area buy 20kg of mud indigo.

The indigo should be cleaned by changing water a couple of times, and then adding Awamori, sugar and sodium hydroxide.

 

 

 

Weft ikat 2