Radish 2

 

Plant Collected: Radish/ Acevedo Farms, Pine Island, NY

 

Date Collected: 09/02/2012

 

Part of plant used and amount: 2 bundles of radish tops

 

Extraction process notes: Boiled tops for 1 ½ hrs

 

Material/ WOF: 2oz

 

Dye/volume: 2 ½ qts dye

 

Mordant/amount: Alum at 15%

 

Additions: 1 ½ tbs of soda ash and 1tsp iron

 

Recipe notes: Heated up fiber in dye bath to 180 degrees with ash and iron for 1 hr. Let cool overnight. Rinse

 

 

 

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