This is probably another thing that might be best saved for better weather... but you never know, there's a surpring amount of green stuff still in our garden, and even some flowers.
Eco Printing is a form of dyeing where you roll up natural plant material in fabric, and use the shape of the plant, and the dye-stuff it releases to form patterns. The results are quirky, unexpected, and beautifully subtle.
This blog is delightful reading, as the writer spends a weekend learning how to do this craft. The tutorials here are more comprehensive.
The Eco Colour book by India Flint also comes highly recomended.
This post is part of my advent calendar 2016. Every day in December we're saying so long to 2016 by embracing learning, knowledge and creativity. Each day there will be a new post with a new skill or craft. You can read all the past posts here.
Hilltop Cloud- Spin Different
Beautiful fibre you'll love to work with.
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