Sunday, September 04, 2005

Prototype Scarf


Scarf

The photo below is a design I have been working on to use for printing. I did print some fabric with it but forgot to heat set the printing ink in my rush to get the prototype scarf done- so a lot of the motif washed off- silly! One thing which I haven't notated on my blog ( because I can't work out how to do it), but I do hope everyone realises that my designs are copyright.

I want to make a few scarves before Quilt Indulgence to gauge reaction and see if they are a saleable thing or not- there really is quite a lot of work involved, but on the other hand they are one off and individually stitched-so I don't really know what i should charge for them. I also intend to make corner dangles which will be an imprint of a signature of sorts- sort of brand marking. The fabric is printed silk.

Promised Celeste ( eldest daughter) I would show her how to make real cream caramels so I had better go and fulfil my promise.Posted by Picasa

7 comments:

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smarcoux said...

Hi Dijanne
Right if it was me that won the quilt please do send it to Laura Caitlan. I would love to have it though!! :)
Second here is a web page telling you how to do copyright thingy
http://www.copyrightauthority.com/copyright-symbol/

Caitlin O'Connor said...

Dijanne, I have no idea what you should charge for these - apart from saying not under at LEAST $100!! All the work involved, I'd probably say $150 would begin to be a fair price.

Deb R said...

I LOVE that scarf...the color, the texttures. Gorgeous!!

Helen Cowans said...

Hi Dijanne,

About copyright - can you add text to a photo using photoshop or similar? That way you could type your copyright message on the image. Just a thought.

Helen

Frances said...

love the design and love the scarf, you always get movement into your designs, the 'whatever' look like they are springing over the page,
sorry but what wonderful australian flora are they,

Nicky said...

This is spectacular! Absolutely beautiful!