The color story of each yarn hanging is an essential facet of my Dreamcatchers. At the tail end of my making for the 2016 fall art walk, I started playing with color gradations and haven’t stopped!
I’ve always used color as a main player in my artmaking and these Dreamcatchers are no exception. What I enjoy most is blending, the process is hands on, the tactile experience of building up the color bunches to create a full look piece by piece of yarn.
The technique has been producing some gorgeous color stories that draw viewers in and enhance themes and images created in the weavings.
Here are some snips of my favorites:::