​Silk Chiffon

Silk Charmeuse                  

Crepe de Chine silk

The Versatile Crepe de Chine Wraps

Devore Satin Leaves.

 Botanical Series

Crinkle Chiffon

Silk Charmeuse 

 These images represents examples of my hand-painted Wearable Art.

  • To purchase my current work please visit my Etsy Shop. 

www.etsy.com/shop/worksonsilk​​


The silk fabrics I most commonly use are:

  • Crepe de Chine: medium weight ~ drapes beautifully.
  • Charmeuse: silk satin with crepe back ~ slight shimmer ~ luxurious ~ elegant.
  • Chiffon: light weight ~ transparent.
  • Jacquard: a printed silk ~ light weight ~ drapes beautifully.
  • Devore Satin: 55% silk 45% rayon ~ the rayon part comes in a variety of designs.
  • Burn-out velvet: 18% silk 82% rayon ~ heavy weight ~ the rayon velvet comes in a variety of designs.​
  • Foil technique: a shiny foil design added to the scarf ~ requires a little extra care.