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Hazelwood and Churchill (Victoria, Australia) local Girl Guide information noticeboard.

Making a natural dye.

To make your own dyes, add one tablespoon of vinegar to a cup and a half or so of water.

Mix in one or more of the the base dye mixes and bring all to a boil.

Add the ‘ dye mixes’ that make the color you desire.

Steep until you get the desired color.

Allow the mix to slightly cool before pouring over items to be dyed.

Use sepearte containers or pots for different items requiring different colors.

May 23, 2010 Posted by | Art, Create, Demonstrate, Investigate, Uncategorized | | 2 Comments