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How I wrap eco-print bundles. Natural dyeing with eucalyptus leaves on cotton. How I wrap eco-print bundles. Natural dyeing with eucalyptus leaves on cotton. Fabric Dyeing Techniques, Tie Dye Techniques, Textiles Techniques, Natural Dye Fabric, Natural Dyeing, Shibori, Tie Dye Crafts, Diy Tie Dye, How To Tie Dye
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Wrapping eco-print bundles

Here’s a quick video of how I wrap and unwrap eco-print bundles. Unlike many eco-printers, I don’t wrap around a stick or other firm object. I prefer to just fold the bundle in on itself and then t…

It’s All About the Mordants and Assists – The Yarn Tree – fiber, yarn and natural dyes Fabric Painting, Fabric Art, Fabric Crafts, Shibori, Textile Dyeing, Dyeing Yarn, Dyeing Fabric, Textile Art, Tinta Natural

It's All About the Mordants and Assists

Mordants and Assists available at The Yarn Tree Today I’d like to talk about mordants.The word mordant comes from the French word “mordre” – to bite. The mordant combines with a natural dye and fixes the color to the material. Mordants make the color richer, lightfast and wash-fast.

Color Explosion: Linens Imbued with Natural Plant Dyes - Remodelista Natural Dye Fabric, Natural Dyeing, Shibori, Textile Dyeing, Textile Art, How To Dye Fabric, Dip Dye Fabric, Dyeing Fabric, Creation Couture

Color Explosion: Linens Imbued with Natural Plant Dyes - Remodelista

It started with avocados. "Remember when people were dying fabric with the pits and skins, like, three or four years ago? I tried it and became so obsessed

"natural dyes in India: each region has its own formula for treating cloth, ie. predye, secret additives, mordants and the water; its all about the water and of course the seasons. Shibori, Textiles, Natural Dye Fabric, Natural Dyeing, Buch Design, How To Dye Fabric, Dyeing Fabric, Grafik Design, Color Theory

journals of color, hands full of nature

Natural dyes in India: each region has its own formula for treating cloth, ie. predye, secret additives, mordants and the water - its all about the water and of course the seasons. Every master dyer has done his/her due diligence and has kept some record of their rainbow alchemy. Meet one such man who has worked for 25 years with a weaving cluster in Sonepur District, Orissa: His knowledge is extensive and unfortunately underused as the chemical dyes outweigh natural colorings these days in…

Pearlie Kennedy Pettway, "Bars" work-clothes quilt, ca. denim and cotton, 84 x 81 inches. Quilts of Gees Bend / Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Gees Bend Quilts, Deep Foundation, African Quilts, Textile Fiber Art, Contemporary Quilts, Illustrations, Quilt Making

Quilts

Quilts of Gee’s Bend Catalog via always wonderful Even Cleveland I’d love to learn how to make quilts now. -N.

I like the tye dye effect and the indigo color Mais How To Dye Fabric, Fabric Art, Fabric Design, Mood Indigo, Indigo Dye, Blue Dream, Bleu Cyan, Le Grand Bleu, Textile Dyeing

S P R I N G G R E E N S

N O T E D | S O F A R | M A K E R | A B O U T | E L S E W H E R E | T H I S W O M A N

brooch by tinctory Jewelry Crafts, Jewelry Art, Beaded Jewelry, Handmade Jewelry, Jewelry Design, Textile Jewelry, Fabric Jewelry, Textile Art, Metal Clay

brooch No.2

Explore tinctory's photos on Flickr. tinctory has uploaded 1285 photos to Flickr.

Cara Marie Piazza: A silk Devi Wrap Scarf in an itajime shibori pattern, dyed with logwood, iron sulphate, madder, & turmeric How To Dye Fabric, Fabric Art, Kimono Fabric, India Flint, Impression Textile, Shibori Tie Dye, Diy Inspiration, Tye Dye, Fabric Manipulation

Shopper's Diary: Natural Flower Dyes and Silk Scarves, from Cara Marie Piazza - Gardenista

As a florist and flower lover, I like to see flowers put to good use. The downside of working in the world of floral design is that there's a considerable

Beautiful scarves by Claire Cawte via Kickcan Conkers: Fashion Friday. I am such a fan of eco-dyeing! Shibori, Textiles, India Flint, Textile Dyeing, Batik, Nuno Felting, Fabric Manipulation, How To Dye Fabric, Print Patterns

#FF- Fashion Friday

Probably one of my last #FF posts , I think. It's time for a change. I hope you've enjoyed this series and feel inspired by today's fashion funds. Thank You: Claire Cawte Mehwish Iqbal (via Pia Jane Bijerk) Moger Designs

Eucalyptus leaf gives an amazing olive green when gently steamed and arranged on fabric~Naturally Dyed ` Shibori, Textile Fiber Art, Felting Tutorials, Fabric Manipulation, Beautiful Patterns, Fabric Crafts, Weaving, Crafty, Prints

In Three's

Specimen One..... Cloth dyed and frame ready, only 40 x 40 for an exhibition at Brunswick Street Gallery. Just waiting for my friend, the glazier to come and play with some funky etching tools this weekend. Specimen Two..... My favourite new eucalyptus leaf gives an amazing olive green when gently steamed and lovingly arranged on recycled silk. Specimen Three..... Little pieces of pure joy on silk and if I get it right beautiful museum specimens