Tag: dye plants

Spring Natural Dye Workshop  

Join us for an afternoon in Shiloh Regional Park— as we come to know this region and the plants that grow here. Along with our walk, we will identify dye and medicinal plants throughout the region and gently gather materials to work with as a source for natural dye. We will share in lovely foraged […]

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Indigo in Hand at Red Twig Farm

Written and Photographed by Koa Kalish It all started with a gift: fifty tiny seedlings exchanged from one woman’s hands to another. The seedlings were Polygonum tinctorium, whose body is made of glassy green almond-shaped leaves, tiny pink flower buds, and whose dye creates the infamous world-renowned deep blue our eyes love to drink and […]

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