Tag: natural dye

LET’S GO BACK TO NATURE, WE DON’T NEED TOO MANY ELECTRIC COLORS IN OUR WORLD.

LET’S GO BACK TO NATURE, WE DON’T NEED TOO MANY ELECTRIC COLORS IN OUR WORLD.

I took this picture in a tiny market, in a very small weekly market in a village called “Lumban Lobu” near Balige, Lake Toba, Indonesia, in 2012. We had a charity project there for a few years, so I used to visit the market when…

Yellow Natural Dye from Perennial Sunflower (Helianthus)

Yellow Natural Dye from Perennial Sunflower (Helianthus)

In the past few years, I have experimented on several natural dye materials, and I would like to share this findings with you. On this video, I am sharing the result of an experiment of dyeing silk using helianthus (perennial sunflower petals). The plant grows…