Weld Flowers (Chopped Plants)

Weld Flowers (Chopped Plants)
Price: $14.00

 

WELD FLOWERS

(Chopped Plant)

$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.

 Ashford book of Dyeing by Ann Milner (available on our website)