Lessons in Silk Dyeing: Freedom’s Eagle

Join Sharon Hofer as she takes you step by step through the process of dying this majestic eagle onto silk using silk dyes.  You will sketch the eagle, transfer it to the silk, use resist to cover the sketch and then use silk dyes to paint this project! Students will learn to how to mix colors and create texture. This is a fun and challenging project that will enhance your silk dying skills. When finished, students will be able to incorporate what they have learned into other similar projects.

Project Details

Media: Silk Painting
Difficulty: Level 4

Sample Supply List

Jacquard Silk
Jacquard Silk Dye
Sewing Hoop
Watercolor Brush

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