Studio Visit: Screenprinter PataPri

I visited my friend and textile/printing artist "PataPri". Her studio is by the sea in Akiya, Yokosuka, Japan, and you could get all the great ocean view from the room s…

Pattern Design File: MARI

Indigo x Ocean Blue Orange x Custard This MARI design was inspired by a shell but it also looks like a traditional Japanese ball TE-MARI so I named the pattern after it. Type: Sur…

Sample Weave: Plain Weave Checks

Here's my sample weaving project with rigid heddle loom. I tried to do things systematically and first thing I did was selecting yarns and made several yarn wrappings to find…

Textiles Craft Show

http://textilefabrics.jp/ I'll participate in a textiles craft show in Machida, Tokyo this weekend. I'll be there not as an exhibitor  but speaking about my wor…

Toy Loom

This is a toy loom I got last year, original version of this loom is made in the UK and it was called "Masterweaver". It has a very clever system and you can weave a lot…

Playing with My Toy

This is a sample fabric woven by me with a toy loom. Not too bad for my very first weaving project? :)

Flags of Creativity

I was so pleased by this picture one of my customer sent me!! As I always said or thought, I am impressed by how people use my fabrics in their own creative ways that I never thin…

New Range of Fabrics

I have listed some new fabrics on my Etsy shop today. Those are light/quilting weight fabrics and I have printed 15 colours the other day. The colours are from my normal colour pa…

One Of My Happiest Moment

When I have a lot of remnants, I sort them out by colours and make some remnant packs for sale. I always enjoy thinking about combinations of colours :)

My Colours

I just happened to find one of my favourite colour combination :)

Volksfaden

I am delighted to announce that now "Volksfaden" stocks kalla's fabric! The Mari fabric available on this popular on-line fabric store was printed in Indea on 100% …