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Ally sock

Remember that yarn I was enthusing about, oh  12 days ago ? Well half of it is now a sock. As I thought, it’s lovely to knit. 166 more words

Labour intensive but satisfying

Yesterday I combined the luxury of time with a recent quality stash gift to set up a new project. A few weeks ago I was the delighted recipient of a big bag of sock wool leftovers. 233 more words

I love dyeing

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

Yarn

Fun with black dye

I’ve had some black food dye for ages but hadn’t tried using it yet. Today I had a sudden enthusiasm to do so. The black dye is made up of three different colours, and I’d heard the black dyes have a tendency to split, so I was unlikely to get an even effect. 298 more words

Playdough cookies

What: Edible playdough / cookie dough, created with and baked.

How: There are a few recipes online, pick one that suits your diet and what you’ve got in the cupboard. 644 more words

Art

Experimenting with Natural Dyes

I love using natural items to create and experiment with. Dying with natural dyes is an old tradition that has been used for centuries. It is a fun activity to do with children and with adults. 294 more words

Food Dye: Red & Yellow & Blue, OH MY!

Food dyes.  They are the bane of my existence.  When I pick up a product in the grocery store and skim the ingredients, I cringe when I read “red 40, blue 1, yellow 5”, etc. 967 more words

ADHD