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day three of course Ecodyeing (Tuingeheimen) at Viltwerkplaats Odijk

So this is that we did on the third and final day of the course Garden Secrets, which is all about extracting colours from plants and fixing it on cloth. 827 more words


To be a plant witch.

Cut plants and herbs with care, those that are abundant now. Or use food, outer leaves of cabbage, cuttings of the berries, nettle o and dandelion! 138 more words


Plant These Two Dye Plants Now for Beautiful Color Later

To make colors ranging from clear sunshine to ocean blue and all the greens in between, plant Weld (Reseda luteola) and Japanese Indigo (Polygonum… 345 more words

Natural Dyes

The Terroir of Color

Color Terroir

I love the surprises of the seasonal and annual natural dye colors. While natural dye color can be generally predictable, variations occur based on many factors. 560 more words

Natural Dyes

A comparison.

Sometimes some things just works out better than expected. Here is a comparison between some store bought fabrics and plant dyed yarn. These plant dyes were made during a Battle of Wisby workshop in 2013. 29 more words

Plant Dyeing