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Wild Colour Jenny Dean

Wild Colour By Jenny Dean

Wild Colour by Jenny Dean


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Summary

A celebration of the wealth of natural dyes that can be obtained from plants, from the common marigold to rhubarb.

Wild Colour Summary

Wild Colour: How to Make and Use Natural Dyes by Jenny Dean

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.

About Jenny Dean

Jenny Dean has been working with natural dyes for four decades. She lectures on natural dyeing and has written widely on the subject. Her books include Colours from Nature and A Heritage of Colour.

Additional information

GOR009913584
9781784725532
1784725536
Wild Colour: How to Make and Use Natural Dyes by Jenny Dean
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Octopus Publishing Group
20181206
144
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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