Enclosed please see pictures from the workshop and my samples:
Here we used a clay resist paste to prepare our fabric before we put it in the Organic Indigo Vat.
Here we used Iron and Alum Mordants Paste for dyeing with Marigold and Cochineal.
After the fabric was dyed:
|Fearless team working the Indigo bath|
And here are my pieces after boiling them for 10 min, washing them.
My Cochineal pieces looked a bit to dull for my taste, so I added some lime juice and get a stronger color.
|Cochineal, inner circle lime juice|
|Cochineal, brightened up with lime juice|
|old curtain with Indigo|
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