natural dyeing

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Artist Profile: Sally Blake

Art & DesignSally Blake's art practice explores the complex space between humans and nature.

Sasha Duerr is a Natural Dyer, Artist & Alchemist

Art & Design, PeopleA chat with natural dyer extraordinaire, Sasha Duerr

Natural Dyeing: The Beautiful Afterlife of Food Scraps

Art & DesignWe drop into the the studio of passionate natural dyer and textile queen, Jo Broederlow

Samorn Saxinay Dyes with Compost!

Art & Design, CultureSamorn Saxinay is a weaver and designer who stumbled across the the idea of dyeing with food scraps, thanks to a hug from her grubby daughter.

True Indigo Dyeing: The Fermented Vat

Art & Design, CultureAboubakar Fofana is a master natural indigo dyer dedicated to sharing his passion for ancestral growing, weaving and dyeing skills throughout the world.

The Eucalpyt: Medicine & Magic

CultureThe medicinal/magical powers of the Australian Eucalptus tree, as discovered by Ferdinand von Mueller and explored by natural dyer India Flint.

Growing a Dye Garden

GardensTucked away in the Dandenong Ranges just outside of Melbourne, Myf Walker’s garden is filled with botanical treasures that any serious natural dyer would love to get their hands on.

India Flint: The Botanical Alchemist

PeopleIndia Flint is a botanical alchemist. She dips, dyes and weaves magic into fabrics she…

Fabric, Figs & Memory

Art & DesignFicus macrophylla, better known as the Moreton Bay Fig, has become a muse and metaphor for my new…

Indigo: A Fiery Lover, A Patient Friend

CultureYesterday I spent the day outside in the rain. It was cold, I was wet, and my…

Mnemonic Musings

CultureI don’t think I have a single memory not associated with a fragrance or scent of some…

Floral Trash & Treasure

Art & DesignFor me, making an arrangement means creating a floral landscape with complexities, movement and layers; curating a…