Indigo

A long time ago, in a land not that far away, I got a Jaquard Indigo Dye Kit from Knit Picks. It's been so long that the product packaging has been updated. I finally used it by starting an indigo vat in mid-June with hookedferret/silverdragn, my dye buddy and enabler. The kit comes with enough … Continue reading Indigo

Dandelions

When I took the natural dye class this spring, taught by Sylvia De Mar through The Art League of Alexandria over the course of 3 Sundays, Sylvia asked us to gather dandelions and bring them in for our last class. She asked for the whole plant - flowers, leaves, stems, roots. I know that dandelions … Continue reading Dandelions