Searchalot
 

Internet Directory - Top : Arts : Crafts : Textiles : Dyeing

Top : Arts : Crafts : Textiles : Dyeing (14 web sites)
 Related Categories
Business: Textiles_and_Nonwovens: Dyestuffs_and_Chemicals: Dyestuffs_and_Inks
Shopping: Crafts: Supplies: Fiber_Arts
Business: Consumer_Goods_and_Services: Crafts: Supplies
 Related Web Pages

Ancient Dyes, Natural and Synthetic
Articles on the history and chemistry of indigo and several purples.
http://www.chriscooksey.demon.co.uk/

Bello Marini
Image gallery of hand-dyed scarves and T-shirts, with instructions for dying with indigo and the best plant sources for indigotin.
http://www.billabbie.com/bellomarini/marini.html

Clarissa Cochran - Shibori
Photos and description of basic shibori techniques, biography and workshop information.
http://www.indigosilks.co.uk/

Dharma Trading: Craft Techniques
Dyeing techniques and projects, mostly on black and white blanks.
http://www.dharmatrading.com/info/

Diary of a West Cork Dyer
Recipes on wool, and commentary, excerpts from Kate Jepson's writings.
http://homepage.tinet.ie/~ojk/page7a.html

Discharge Dyeing
Information on dye effects achieved by the removal of color already in the fabric, rather than by adding it.
http://www.quilt.com/FAQS/DischargeDyeingFAQ.html

Fiber Antics
Covers basics of color theory, vat immersion, direct application and fabric embellishments.
http://www3.telus.net/mnepper/

Olga Zenina
Russian batik artist exploring clothes and interior decor. History and overview of tools, gallery and artist background. (See link in English.)
http://www.batikworld.ru/

Orchil Dye
The poor person's purple. An article speculating on the history of this coloring, including bibliography and experimentation.
http://www.ravensgard.org/gerekr/Orchil.html

Paula Burch's All About Hand Dyeing
Gallery and how to tie-dye, batik, and dye by many other techniques including low water immersion, dip dyeing, and sprinkle dyeing.
http://www.pburch.net/dyeing.shtml

Todd Designs
Carol Todd, natural dye specialist. Contains recipes for the Dye Plant of the Month, handwoven rugs, and a gallery of hand-painted silk items.
http://home.onemain.com/~crowland/index.html