Tag: natural dye

WOOLGATHERING 2019

19th annual WOOLGATHERING September 5-8, 2019   Save the Date! Registration Open May 4th   Four glorious days of Spinning, Weaving, Rug Hooking and Natural Dye Classes   Learn about techniques, fibers and working with locally sourced wool ​ Forage for Natural Dye Plants   Yarn Development: Learn the “ins and outs” of how to […]

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Natural Dyeing Workshops – Warm Colors

Explore warm shades of naturally dyed yarns during a day full of interesting discussion and hands-on experience. The workshop will be co-hosted by Brooke Sinnes of Sincere Sheep yarns and Kira Dulaney of Kira K Designs, and held at the backyard dye studio of Sincere Sheep in Napa, CA. We will dye 14 one-ounce skeins of […]

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Natural Dyeing Workshops – Cool Colors

Natural Dyeing Cool Colors   Explore cool shades of naturally dyed yarns during a day full of interesting discussion and hands-on experiences. The workshop will be co-hosted by Brooke Sinnes of Sincere Sheep yarns and Kira Dulaney of Kira K Designs, and held at the backyard dye studio of Sincere Sheep in Napa, CA. We will dye […]

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Natural Dyeing Workshops – Indigo

Explore the intricacies of indigo dyeing during a day full of interesting discussion and hands-on experience. The workshop will be co-hosted by Brooke Sinnes of Sincere Sheep yarns and Kira Dulaney of Kira K Designs, and held at the backyard dye studio of Sincere Sheep in Napa, CA. We will go through the process of setting up […]

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Natural Dyeing Workshops – Gradient Yarns

Explore naturally dyed gradient yarns during a day full of interesting discussion and hands-on experience. The workshop will be co-hosted by Brooke Sinnes of Sincere Sheep yarns and Kira Dulaney of Kira K Designs, and held at the backyard dye studio of Sincere Sheep in Napa, CA. We will dye two four-ounce yarn blanks of Sincere Sheep […]

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Natural Dyeing Workshops – Cool Colors

Natural Dyeing Cool Colors   Explore cool shades of naturally dyed yarns during a day full of interesting discussion and hands-on experiences. The workshop will be co-hosted by Brooke Sinnes of Sincere Sheep yarns and Kira Dulaney of Kira K Designs, and held at the backyard dye studio of Sincere Sheep in Napa, CA. We will dye […]

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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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