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A Dyeing Experiment Gone Right: Rhubarb Dyeing and Mordants


This image may not seem very exciting, but I proved something during this dyeing process.

A friend turned up the other day with a huge parcel of rhubarb leaves from her dad’s garden. She’d kept a promise to bring me some for dyeing purposes and had had them in her freezer for a couple of weeks. Continue reading

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Dyeing with Rhubarb Leaves


I may not have been around much since the eclipse of the moon, but in all the chaos I did manage to do some more experimental botanical dyeing. The rhubarb in my garden tried to flower recently, which would have … Continue reading

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