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Craft of the Dyer: Colour from Plants and Lichens

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Plant dyes are popular with quilters and other craftspeople because they produce soft, attractive colors. This is a complete guide to making and using dyes from a wide variety of plants—acorn to zinnia. For each plant: suitability for dyeing, parts to use, processing, availability, fastness of dye, more. List of suppliers, metric conversion table, bibliography, etc.

Synopsis:

Here is a complete guide to making your own dye from a wide variety of plants — acorn to zinnia. Covers dyeing procedures, mordants, preparing fibers, every step. List of suppliers. Bibliography.

Synopsis:

Here is a complete guide to making your own dye from a wide variety of plants — acorn to zinnia. Covers dyeing procedures, mordants, preparing fibers, every step. List of suppliers. Bibliography.

Synopsis:

Here is a complete guide to making and using dyes from a wide variety of plants — from acorn to zinnia. For each plant: suitability for dyeing, parts to use, processing, availability, fastness of dye, more. Includes list of suppliers, metric conversion table, and bibliography.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [230]-234) and indexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486276069
Author:
Casselman, Karen Leigh
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Casselman, Karen Leigh
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Engineering - Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Crafts
Subject:
Dye
Subject:
Northeastern states
Subject:
Dyes and dyeing
Subject:
Dye plants
Subject:
Dyes and dyeing, Domestic
Subject:
Dye plants -- Northeastern States.
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Chemical & Biochemical
Subject:
Dye plants -- Canada.
Subject:
natural dyes
Subject:
home dyeing manual
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
Chemistry-Chemical Engineering
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
9350
Publication Date:
19930831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.63 lb

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"Synopsis" by ,
Here is a complete guide to making your own dye from a wide variety of plants — acorn to zinnia. Covers dyeing procedures, mordants, preparing fibers, every step. List of suppliers. Bibliography.

"Synopsis" by ,
Here is a complete guide to making your own dye from a wide variety of plants — acorn to zinnia. Covers dyeing procedures, mordants, preparing fibers, every step. List of suppliers. Bibliography.

"Synopsis" by ,
Here is a complete guide to making and using dyes from a wide variety of plants — from acorn to zinnia. For each plant: suitability for dyeing, parts to use, processing, availability, fastness of dye, more. Includes list of suppliers, metric conversion table, and bibliography.

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