How to make watercolor paint from plants

Learn how to make watercolor paint or inks from plants with our step-by-step guide.

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Washing and caring for plant-dyed clothing

A few things to consider when washing and caring for plant-dyed clothing

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Natural Dyeing With Hawthorn

Native to Ireland & steeped in folklore, Hawthorn is an incredible source of natural colour.

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What is eco-printing?

In order for the colours to stick or bind effectively, the fabric needs to be scoured & mordanted before adding the dyes. Some people have great results…

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IT is an ancient practice of extracting colour or dyes from plants, invertebrates, LICHENS or MINERALS

Natural dyes have been used to colour textiles for centuries. While we do not know exactly when our ancestors discovered that natural materials could be used as forms of pigment, ink or dye.

for the purpose of dyeing cloth & natural fibres. 

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Learn how to dye fabric with avocado stones

Learn how to dye with avocados

This 1-hour mini-course covers everything you need to know to get started with the basics of natural dyeing using avocado stones.   

Want to learn but can't make it to a workshop? 

Our 'Foundations in Natural Dyeing' signature course will support you through your learning, help you master the process while growing your understanding, knowledge, confidence & skills.