Entries by Amanda Stewart

Selvedge 2022 Workshops

Selvedge is running a number of online workshops throughout the year. Check out what is available by visiting https://www.selvedge.org/collections/workshops They also have some great talks you can listen to https://www.selvedge.org/collections/talks  

Natural Dyeing Lockdown 2021

With time on our hands and a few sunny days it was a perfect opportunity to spend time having fun natural dyeing. Wonderful results with eucalyptus and iron modifier as well as Brazilwood and Logwood. We used a range of fabrics and yarns; cotton, linen, silk and wool. For further images follow us on Instagram […]

Solar Dyeing with Kids

This is such an easy dye technique anyone can do it! All you need is… A jar with a lid that can secure to the top or alternatively wax paper & string/rubber band Water Natural fabrics, yarn or thread Plant materials String I always find onion skins both yellow and red transfer to the fabric […]