Category Archives: silk design

Diana Walpole writes in State of the Art about Silk Design By Susan Tinker

Recently, in Diana Walpole’s blog “Stat of the Art” Museum Store Connection, she writes: Susan’s rich and colorful designs come alive. She begins by layering French silk dyes onto the silk using a variety of methods. Squeeze bottles are used to flood the color over the silk. Patterns may be printed or painted. She may …

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Scarf Artisan Event at Crystal Bridges Nov. 14th

November 14, 2014 Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas will host as special event with Susan Tinker. Color and fabric have been the constant elements guiding Susan Tinker’s life as a weaver, seamstress, quilter, and painter. Dyeing silk is a simple progression of this timeless love. Each of Tinker’s silk charmeuse scarves …

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