Natural Dye

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Here Is some black rice that I used to dye some silk fabric to screen print on to.

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It is possible to achieve a wide variety of colours depending on the different mordants you choose to use. Here I used Iron, alum, soda ash, copper and vinegar on various silk fabrics.

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I also used natural dyes for this range of jersey t-shirts that I screen printed drawings onto.

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It is possible to achieve a wide range of colours with plant dyes.

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I keep a draw of samples as a reference guide to remember what plants i need to use for specific colours.

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