WATERCOLOUR AND TEXTILE ARTIST: Eileen Gidman hand paints one of a kind textiles with dyes. The resulting fabrics are washable and suitable for sewing or framing.
Watercolour paintings are also featured on this blog by this member of the Federation of Canadian Artists.
How fun is that companion fabric. Deciding how many of each coloured dots to paint was interesting as I wanted the overall fabric to look right and also considered what it would look like cut into pieces. Do you think solid coloured fabrics would be a good choice to sew with this companion fabric?
The grapes and leaves were painted in harmonious greens and blues with a small amount of the orange to add zing.