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Synthetic Textile Dyes

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 [...]

Dye Lessons

Educational lesson plans for teaching natural dyes in schools. [...]

Information about Dyes and Color

Projects, recipes and information pertaining to using natural and synthetic dyes, shibori, koolaid, jello dyes, batik other dye methods. [...]

Dye Supplies and Recipes

Projects, recipes and information pertaining to using natural and synthetic dyes, mordants- [...]

Crockpot Dyes

How to dye yarn in a slow cooker. [...]

Madder dye

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 [...]

Madder Natural Dye Recipe

An organic dye recipe for dyeing yarn with Madder root. [...]

Sandalwood Natural Dye Recipe

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 [...]

Osage Orange Dye Recipe

How to dye yarn with Osage orange organic dye [...]

Logwood Natural Dye Recipe

How to dye yarn with logwood organic dye [...]

How To Make a Solar Dye Oven

How to make a solar oven from cardboard boxes [...]

Lichen Dyed Slippers - Knitting Pattern

Knitting pattern for slippers dyed with Lichen [...]

Print Making with Fungi Dyes

Fabrics can be printed with fungi and natural dyes. [...]

Papermaking with Polypores

How to make handmade paper using polypores. [...]

Handeye Magazine - Global Color

What is color all about? This new magazine explores the depths of color and meaning in textiles around the world.

Handeye Magazine

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, [...]

Mushroom and Fungi Dye Recipes

Natural dye recipes for dyeing with fungi. [...]

Cortinarius Semisanguineus - Fungi Dye Recipe

Cortinarius Semisanguineus mushroom gives orange and red colored dye – Fungi Dye Recipe [...]

Boletopsis Grisea - Fungi Dye Recipe

Boletopsis Grisea – Fungi Dye Recipe – Boletopsis grisea gives green colours when dyed. [...]

2010 Fungi Dye Symposium - Felted Hat Making

A workshop in how to make a felted hat – held at the 2010 International Fungi and Fiber Symposium in Gysinge, Sweden [...]

2010 Fungi Dye Symposium - Fabric Printing with Fungi

A workshop by Anna Homs on printing with fungi dyes at the 2010 Fungi Fiber Symposium in Gysinge Sweden [...]

2010 Fungi Dye Symposium - Fungi Dyed Craft Display

A display of fiber crafts dyed with fungi dyes by members of IMDI at the 2010 Fungi Dye Symposium in Gysinge Sweden [...]

2010 Fungi Dye Symposium - Mushroom Foray

IMDI 2010 Fungi Dye Symposium – Mushroom Foray – picking and dyeing mushrooms for color. [...]

2010 Fungi Dye Symposium - Gysinge

The 2010 Fungi Dye Symposium in Gysinge Sweden, by members of International Mushroom Dye Institute. [...]

Kool-aid Mittens

Kool-aid Mittens handspun and knit by our forum member. [...]

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