Wild Color – Jenny Dean 2018 Edition

27,95

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Wild Color – Jenny Dean 2018 Edition

27,95

This practical and inspiring guide to creating and using natural dyes from plants, offers information on current environmentally friendly dyeing techniques and more than 65 species of plants and natural dyestuffs.

This comprehensive book outlines how to:

Select fibres and plant parts
Choose the right methods for mordanting and dyeing
Obtain a range of gorgeous colours from every plant.

Wild Colour is the all-in-one resource for fibre enthusiasts, including knitters, sewers and weavers gardeners who are interested in new uses for traditional dye plants and eco-conscious DIYers who want authoritative information about the natural dyeing process and the plants that are essential for it.

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Wild Color – Jenny Dean 2018 Edition.

Jenny Dean has worked with natural dyes for more than 30 years. She is the author of several books and numerous articles on natural dyeing, and also conducts lectures, workshops, and courses on the subject. A collection of her dyed samples can be found at the Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage in Brussels, Belgium.

Consultant, Karen Diadick Casselman has taught dyeing techniques throughout te U.S. and internationally. Her dyed pieces are included in the collections of the Smithsonian Institution and other museums.

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English