eco dyes from a heritage garden

some of this week’s eco dyeing, using prunings from the garden of oakdene, a heritage property across the road from my gallery

written in the cloth 2 + 3

more eco printed and dyed books (traditional coptic binding; paper, silk, wool, cotton; machine stitched)

more eco-dyeing

wool and silk dyed in a brass pot with copper mordant, layered and bundled with leaves (blackberry, lassiandara, hydrangea, rose) in one bundle, and rusty nails added to the layers in the second bundle …