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deborah wolff
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I love to be creative and fiber arts provide that opportunity. I live in the suburbs of Los Angeles and teach second grade. Welcome to my world.
I love to be creative and fiber arts provide that opportunity. I live in the suburbs of Los Angeles and teach second grade. Welcome to my world.

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 This little wall quilt was part of a challenge from our quilt group, theme "Stars". I used my hand dyed fabrics to create the sun, a star we are all so  familiar with on earth. Hand dyed fabrics, hand painted and machine quilted. Detail
Red Orange Wolff
Red Orange Wolff
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 It's been a year since I've posted on here and a lot has happened. I retired from teaching a year ago and I'm enjoying myself so much. I love having the time to do whatever I want. So lucky to be in this position. My son graduated with his MBA in Sustainab...
Red Orange Wolff
Red Orange Wolff
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Still Dyeing and Knitting
 This adventure became.....  this.  Mandala blouse with indigo dye.  I made two almost identical panels for bedroom windows.  Backyard dyeing scene in progress.  New curtain dyed for kitchen. New shawl, Find Your Fade, on Ravelry. Very happy to say I used s...
Still Dyeing and Knitting
Still Dyeing and Knitting
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Red Orange Wolff
Red Orange Wolff
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Mandala Madness Continues
Mandala Madness Continues
Mandala Madness Continues
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Retirement Quilt for Brenda
This was a special goodbye quilt to that beautiful person on the left at the top of the page. I've taught with Brenda for almost 25 years at our elementary school. Everyone on staff signed their names on the "rays". All the fabric is my hand dyed fabric wit...
Retirement Quilt for Brenda
Retirement Quilt for Brenda
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Mandalas 2
This detail shot shows the use of hemostats to pinch and hold the center. I bought several sizes at Harbor Freight fairly cheaply, they carry four sizes. I'm sort of in love with making these. I counted them up this weekend when I was taking pictures of the...
Mandalas 2
Mandalas 2
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Shibori
Shibori  is a Japanese term for methods of dyeing cloth by binding, stitching, folding, twisting, and compressing. And its relatively easy and fun to do. There are many tutorials online to show the different folds and the patterns they create. Here are some...
Shibori
Shibori
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Mandala Obsession
This is what I taught myself this summer, how to dye mandalas. I spent the entire summer on this project. Once I started I couldn't stop and now I have stacks of these, maybe 80? Some are about a yard square, some a little bigger, and a few are about 60 inc...
Mandala Obsession
Mandala Obsession
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New Shawl
This is a ombre shawl kit from Purl Soho. It is truly exquisite. It is a wool/cashmere blend yarn and the kit costs $400.00! Ouch! I am sure it is totally worth it, but it would be hard for me to justify spending that much money for a shawl.  This is the sh...
New Shawl
New Shawl
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