Crock Pot Dyes How to dye yarn in a slow cooker.
Kool-Aid Colours Kool-Aid is a fun way to to experiment with dyeing yarns.
Rainbow Dyeing Creating a multitude of unique rainbow shades is quite easy.
About Batik The Big on Batik site gives information about this resist dye technique.
Alesco Alesco is [...]
Educational lesson plans for teaching natural dyes in schools. [...]
Projects, recipes and information pertaining to using natural and synthetic dyes, shibori, koolaid, jello dyes, batik other dye methods. [...]
Projects, recipes and information pertaining to using natural and synthetic dyes, mordants- [...]
How to dye yarn in a slow cooker. [...]
During winter months, I tend to dye yarns mostly with acid based dyes because they are quick reacting and simple to work with. Now that it is spring and the sun is shining, I can again do some dye work outside so work more with natural plant dyes. Natural dye baths and mordants require [...]
An organic dye recipe for dyeing yarn with Madder root. [...]
Red Sandalwood Pterocarpus antalinus Red Sandalwood comes for a tree native to India and Indonesia. The dyestuff is from the heartwood and yields oranges, browns and auburn shades of colour.
Time Required: 3 hours
Use clean, premordanted wool or yarn. Measure the sandalwood (200% WOG) into a small dish. Add alcohol to cover [...]
How to dye yarn with Osage orange organic dye [...]
How to dye yarn with logwood organic dye [...]
How to make a solar oven from cardboard boxes [...]
Knitting pattern for slippers dyed with Lichen [...]
Fabrics can be printed with fungi and natural dyes. [...]
How to make handmade paper using polypores. [...]
What is color all about? This new magazine explores the depths of color and meaning in textiles around the world.
A small sampling of the latest issue:
The Black of Ghana – West African funeral Couture
“A woman with a bowl of lalle, henna, covered Eurama’s head in a thick past, [...]
Natural dye recipes for dyeing with fungi. [...]
Cortinarius Semisanguineus mushroom gives orange and red colored dye – Fungi Dye Recipe [...]
Boletopsis Grisea – Fungi Dye Recipe – Boletopsis grisea gives green colours when dyed. [...]
A workshop in how to make a felted hat – held at the 2010 International Fungi and Fiber Symposium in Gysinge, Sweden [...]
A workshop by Anna Homs on printing with fungi dyes at the 2010 Fungi Fiber Symposium in Gysinge Sweden [...]
A display of fiber crafts dyed with fungi dyes by members of IMDI at the 2010 Fungi Dye Symposium in Gysinge Sweden [...]
IMDI 2010 Fungi Dye Symposium – Mushroom Foray – picking and dyeing mushrooms for color. [...]
The 2010 Fungi Dye Symposium in Gysinge Sweden, by members of International Mushroom Dye Institute. [...]
Kool-aid Mittens handspun and knit by our forum member. [...]