The Modern Natural Dyer
A Comprehensive Guide to Dyeing Silk, Wool, Linen, and Cotton at HomeBook - 2015
Thousands of natural materials can produce glorious colour--the cochineal insect produces pink, maroon and purple, and more than 500 species of plants produce indigo blue. Now, ... expert Kristine Vejar shares the most user-friendly techniques for dyeing at home with foraged and garden-raised dyestuffs as well as with natural dye extracts. Demystifying the "magic," Vejar explains in straightforward, easy-to-follow detail how to produce consistent, long-lasting colour. With stunning photography of the dyes themselves, the dyeing process, and 20 projects for home and wardrobe, [this book] is a complete resource for aspiring and experienced dye artisans.
Publisher: New York : STC Craft, ©2015.
Characteristics: 192 pages :,colour illustrations ;,25 cm