Original Designs by Susana Arce Dubois created on hand-painted silk or on nuno felt (silk with merino wool).
When you wear one of my pieces, I want you to feel that you are wearing something unique and exclusive, that you own something ‘Beautiful’.
How to Distinguish Natural Silk from Synthetic Silk
When thinking about buying a silk scarf or garment, many people wonder: ¿How can we tell a high quality natural silk from one that is not?
How to Paint a Silk Scarf with Batik
Today, we are going to talk about how to paint a silk scarf with batik. This is one of my favourite techniques to paint on silk. This may be because when I started to paint on fabric I first learnt to do batik, or because it allows me to create transparencies and effects such as ‘crackelure’ that I would not be able to achieve with other techniques.
Learn to Paint on Silk and to Make Nuno Felt
Would you like to learn to paint on silk or to make nuno felt?