Growing Color to Create NC Toisnot Tuscarora Medicine Cloth to Design Clothing That Holds Legacy to Indigenous Ways of Knowing
Carola Jones, Artist
Indigenous fiber and mixed media artist specializing in creating color on cloth and stitching. Art, Design, Technology Teaching Artist with experience in Social Media marketing and Internet Technologies. A writer and Pow Wow dancer in love with indigo, madder, marigold and natural dyes with a passion for sewing, quilting and embroidery. Studio artist exploring the art concepts of place and memory as it relates to The Coastal Plains and Outer Banks of North Carolina. My goal is to share stories of survival, love, The Blues and lessons about life shared through Algonquin Poo'miikapii (learn, teach, share, heal) Textile practices on the black sandy soil made famous by fluke cured tobacco, cotton and indigo.
Creator Of Natural Color On Fabric In Patterns To Dye For