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  • ‘buttercup’ dye

    As spring arrives, so do the wild flowers. Because this winter was not a very wet winter unfortunately we do, as of now, not have many wild flowers. There are two bushes that are yielding yellow flowers and off one of them I gathered a few to experiment dye with. The official name is from…

  • avocado dyes / palta teñidos

    This blog will show all the different results with colouring with avocado pits so far. As it was summer here I concentrated on lightweight cotton and heavier canvas fabrics for bags. I used many different methods, order of colouring, number of baths and modifiers at the same time as well as post first dye bath.…

  • midsummer / verano

    A small update of my midsummer garden and colouring. Well, technically speaking it’s of course past mid summer but the wish of still a long summer ahead of me makes me say that.  When I enter my shaded garden it’s very obvious though, we are past the mid. Drooping flower heads, next to squash plants…