Karen Merryweather
batik, silk & glass painting, willow
Natural calico and silk painted with a traditional tjanting to create distinctive bright paintings, scarves and cushions. Nature and imagination.
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I paint hot wax onto natural calico & silk using a traditional tjanting then hand paint dyes onto the fabric, combining modern 'pool' techniques with traditional immersion dyes to create distinctive, brightly coloured batiks. A community artist & qualified youthworker, I enjoy teaching workshops.