Dye Resist Experiments — Mokume Gane

Mokume gane is a wood grain effect created by sewing parallel lines of running stitches then gathering them tightly.
mokume_01web
I’m afraid that I didn’t gather tightly enough, and there isn’t much texture on this one.

mokume_02webAt least, I think that’s why there isn’t much texture.  I left this one sitting in the dye during curing — I’ll have to try taking it out and see if that increases the resist effect.

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