Monday, November 30, 2009

Dyeing with Cochineal, Indigo and Madder

If you are someone who loves fiber and is curious about dyeing and using natural ingredients, I have a couple wonderful links to share with you. They are new for me too and I have been enjoying reading and educating myself. I just thought I'd end the month by sharing these wonderful websites:

Weaving in Beauty
Posts of interest:
The Dyer’s Picnic: Cochineal, Indigo and Madder
Dyes that Madder: A Rainbow of Colors from Indigo, Cochineal, Madder and Osage Orange
John Marshall: Works in Fabric

(The picture here is actually of some ironwood that I recently used for dyeing.)

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