Tapestry of Place Stripes

Tapestry of Place test strips documenting the walk from my place to the Color Me Local Dye Garden black tulips, columbine, leaves, fern. #colourmelocal #stillmoonarts #Alderecoartshub #alderecoarts #silk #dyegarden #pollinators #pollinatorgarden #naturaldye #plantdye  #naturaldyes #eastvan #renfrewcollingwood #renfrewcommunity #yvr #yvrartist #vancouvercommunity via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/CAS0p6QB-Y4/

Remay over Indigo Seedlings

Putting remay over our indigo seedlings so the sun won’t burn them until they are acclimatized #colourmelocal #stillmoonarts #Alderecoartshub #alderecoarts #dyegarden #pollinators #pollinatorgarden #naturaldye #plantdye  #naturaldyes #eastvan #renfrewcollingwood #renfrewcommunity #vancouverevents #yvr #yvrevents #yvrartist #vancouvercommunity #indigodye #indigodyeing via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/CAA4PvfhygJ/

Stinging nettle is amazing! I took the water saved from steaming nettles to make crepes and then used it to dye silk and cotton samples #colourmelocal #stillmoonarts #Alderecoartshub #stingingnettles #alderecoarts #silk #dyegarden #pollinators #naturaldye #plantdye  #naturaldyes #eastvan #renfrewcollingwood #renfrewcommunity #yvrartist via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/B_qXOaeBAtE/

Seedings getting ready to go into the Colour Me Local Dye Garden- dyers coreopsis and Japanese indigo
#colourmelocal #stillmoonarts #Alderecoartshub #indigo #alderecoarts #dyegarden #pollinators #pollinatorgarden #naturaldye #plantdye  #naturaldyes #eastvan #renfrewcollingwood #renfrewcommunity #vancouverevents #yvr #yvrartist #vancouvercommunity via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/B_phCLSB0vP/

Apple bark salmon leather worked! I used the prunings from our apple trees to make bark water and now it’s tanned! #salmonleather #ecoartist #stillmoonarts #alderecoarts #alderecoartshub via Instagram https://instagr.am/p/B_VAPR3BGER/