Red Grapes

Plant Collected:  Red Grapes

 

Date Collected: 10/20/2012

 

Part of plant used and amount: Enough grapes to fill ½ 12 qt pot

 

Extraction process notes: boiled for 1 hr

 

Material/ WOF: 3oz of Merino fleece

 

Dye/volume: 3qts ½ qts dye

 

Mordant/amount: Alum at 15%

 

Additions: 1 tbsp iron

 

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

 

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