Onion Skins 3

Plant Collected: Onion Skins

 

Date Collected: 02/22/2013

 

Part of plant used and amount: Tops- 40 grams

 

Extraction process notes: Simmered at 170 degrees for 30 minutes. Let cool for 8 hrs

 

Material/ WOF: 50 grams of Icelandic wool fleece

 

Dye/volume: Enough dye to submerge fiber

 

Mordant/amount: Alum at 15%

 

Additions: 2 grams of tartar

 

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

 

 

 

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