This kits comes with mordant, plant materials and plant dyes to dye at least a yard of fabric (depending how you lay materials a top), along with thorough instructions. The only thing you need is a *nonreactive pot that you will not use for cooking food. Choose to get with 3 silk pieces, go to the "Blanks" section in supplies, or liven up what you have in your home already! The instructions will give you a starting point to working with natural dyes and suggestions on how to use what you have in your kitchen or around the neighborhood.
Lavender (blue, yellow, green)
Turmeric (yellow, orange)
Butterfly Pea (purple, blue)
Sappanwood (pink, red)
*Onion Skins (yellow, orange, green)
*Black Walnut (rich brown, black)
*Wild Sumac (red berries, twig tan, black)
Hibiscus (pink, purple)
**Marigolds (yellow, orange, green)
20g Alum to mordant up to 100g of fiber.
Choose with or without: 8mm habotai silk 22"x22", 6"x24" + 11"x11"
If you choose to get the kit with the silk scarf pieces, you will have enough Alum to mordant extra fabric. The silk pieces only weigh 28g (1 oz).
*nonreactive: stainless steal or ceramic coated
*locally foraged (personally) in tri-state area
**hand grown on Brooklyn rooftop
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