Mixed Greens Blog

Mixed Greens Blog
Living Sustainably in the Pacific Northwest

Tag Archive for ‘natural dyes’

Botanical Alchemy with India Flint

Two weeks ago I had the pleasure of taking an awe-inspiring natural dye workshop with Australian textile artist, India Flint who describes herself as a “maker of marks, forest wanderer & tumbleweed, stargazer & stitcher, botanical alchemist & string twiner, working traveler, dreamer, writer.” That description alone was all the encouragement I needed to sign […]

Make Your Own Dyes, Naturally

In the spirit of spring and Easter, I’ve decided to spend time experimenting with some old pastimes that I left by the wayside after becoming tired of hauling equipment around — back and forth from coast to coast. Fresh out of college, instead of heading down a career track, I went off on my own […]