Friday, May 25, 2018
Dyeing with Black Beans
The first purple ball on the left is the first dye session with black beans I shared last week. The next two pink balls are the black beans with citric acid mordant. The last two greens are the black beans with alum and cream of tartar mordant and bicarb of soda in the dye bath. I still haven't got blue yet, but loving the colours I am getting.
Rhubarb. Knitted stems, crocheted leaves. There are going to be three double blocks which will help help break up the checkerboard effec...