Dolores Quilts

Dolores Fegan Quilt Artist

Rust Dyes – June

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I left my rusty materials from last year set out and rust some more over the winter.  In June I soaked scraps of fabric in white vinegar and water. Then I wrapped them around the different objects.  Some I let set all day and others only an hour.  I did not wrap them in plastic this time.  The gray or blackish ones were then dyed in tea. Here are the pictures of the fronts and backs

 
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Author: Dolores

Quilt Artist, Poet, Avid Gardener

One thought on “Rust Dyes – June

  1. WOW–these are STUNNING!!! I like rust dyeing too, and have had great results with steel wool too.I particularly am drawn to 2, 5 and 7 in your lineup 🙂

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