Silk Paintings

Term: 1 Year: 2006
Silk Paintings 2 5
Silk Paintings 2 4
Silk Paintings 2 3
Silk Paintings 2 2
Silk Paintings 2 1
Silk Paintings 2 6


  • Using water based Gutta students outlined their chosen design on to Habutai silk.
  • This was left to dry. They then painted their work using the new Instant Dyes for natural fibres and
  • Some students chose to place sea rock salt crystals on their work when still wet to produce a more
  • The completed work was further complimented by students choosing their own method of tying a bow on to
    the top of their hoop.
  • These silk paintings can be hung using the "hook" at the top of the hoop.


Year 6

Waverley Christian College