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Dye colours from the late July garden

Finally I have taken a break from the reno's of house and garden and turned my heart back to my dye pot. A squirrel convinced me. A well-fed little pest heaved himself onto my new, young sumac just as that … Continue reading

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Eco prints with the last of the green garden…

Today in Ottawa we had the first big snowfall:                  …but just yesterday I decided to gather some of the last “green” garden plant leaves before the serious cold arrives to carry them … Continue reading

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Eco Textiles and Natural Dyeing

June 16, 2011 NB. See more about natural dyeing on this page:  “Textiles Dyed with Plants: Eco Art” This year my garden is supplying dye plants.  “Experiment” is the word! The June garden brings lush greenery and many kinds of blooms that can … Continue reading

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