Eco Dyeing Shibori

My class mate Deanna was dyeing Shibori using natural dye with onion skin. It turned out very well. I love natural dyeing so at the weekend we went for a picnic and I found some Liquid Amber leaves on the ground and thought I would try dyeing with them. A few weeks ago I would throw in a piece of silk into the dye, but since I started this Shibori class I couldn’t help putting some Shibori stitches on the pieces. I was pleased how they turned out. The colour is not yellow or brown, but it has both yellow and brown mixed.

Very beautiful!

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2 Responses to Eco Dyeing Shibori

  1. deanna7trees says:

    beautiful results. i’m going to have a hard time doing onion skin dyeing without shibori stitching it first.

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