Purple Carrots 2

Plant Collected: Purple Carrots

 

Date Collected: 03/4/2013

 

Part of plant used and amount: Peels- 320 grams

 

Extraction process notes: Simmered at 170 degrees for 20 minutes

 

Material/ WOF: 50 grams of Icelandic wool fleece

 

Dye/volume: Enough dye to submerge fiber

 

Mordant/amount: Alum at 15%

 

Additions: 2 grams of iron

 

Recipe notes: Heated up fiber in dye bath with iron at 170 degrees for 1hr. Let it cool and soak in dye for 24 hrs. Rinse

 

 

 

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