Re: New Sherman photos
- Hi Tracy
No I have not conquered Aged Linen. I tried that Saturday night
until midnight on dozens of pieces, then that next Sunday. Even
called Susan Q. She was perplexed, but I saw what Bea dyed for
Teena (she requested Aged Linen for her piece) and it looked just
like my Aged Linen. I give UP!
I love Susan's colors and will continue to use her blues, greens and
oranges. That one is dead to me now though! Ha.
Teena and I tried other formulas and now I am CERTAINLY open to
About the pix: SORRY! I forgot I had them. Teena took them and I
downloaded them that night of the Sherman event. I am bad. Better
late than never. So we must give Teena's photographic skills the
--- In NorthTexasRugHookers@yahoogroups.com, "Tracy T."
> Thank you for posting more pictures in the 3rd Annual Sherman Hook-
> folder. Since your pictures were better, I went through anddeleted
> the duplicates of mine. That is a great picture of Susie andTeena.
> Did you finally get the elusive "Aged Linen" dyed? Was it a
> shade of the Primary Fusion "Aged Linen" that you actuallywanted? It
> just so happened I did ALOT of dyeing last weekend for a new rugand
> kept getting the color wrong. One of the wrong colors wasdefinitley
> a lighter version of the "Aged Linen." It was 1/4 yard beige woolnext
> dyed with 1 family sized tea bag of Tetley tea (Jacky says Tetley
> gives the best brown of all the teas) in 1 cup of boiling water
> steeped 3 minutes then completely squeezed of liquid. I am coming
> month and can bring you a example.
> Happy Hooking, Tracy