Dyeing is so much fun. I thought using food dye was a lost cause, because all the colors would be bright. I was totally wrong. I found a color chart for McCormick dyes at… 377 more words
Tags » Food Dye
What: Eggs and cotton wool dyed with things from our kitchen or garden
How: We boiled three different dye-things in their own saucepans of water, with a little vinegar to help the dye set, added a few eggs to each pan and let them soak overnight (12-18 hours all up). 273 more words
What: Printing and painting with food dye, using carrots cut into shapes as stampers and “brushes”.
How: Cut the carrots on a couple of different angles and at different sizes – you should be able to get small circles, big circles, ovals, irregular/pointy ovals, and even a rectangle or two of various proportions. 339 more words
Happy Easter to all our gardeners and followers!
The Greek people have a wonderful Easter game called tsougrisma (τσουγκρισμα) which means ‘clinking together’ or ‘clashing’ and uses Red Eggs, or eggs that are hard boiled and then coloured using red food dye. 391 more words