Weld Flowers (Chopped Plants)
$14.00 per 50gms
Weld produces a wide range of brilliant lemon yellows.
Use 50gms of fabric/fibres mordanted with alum.
Soak the weld in water overnight. Simmer for an hour plus . Do not boil. Cool and strain. Add fibre to dye bath and leave overnight.
For a brighter colour add Chalk, Calcium carbonate 2-4 gms, mixed with boiling water. Add to dye bath.
Refer to: Ashford Book of Dyeing Ann Milner, for dyeing procedures.