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Boil avocado skins to make a beautiful vintage dusty rose colored dye for fabrics, lace, paper...etc

Diy boiled Avocado Skin dye - to make a beautiful vintage dusty rose colored dye for fabrics, lace, paper & etc.

Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.

via Gerdiary: More Pink--Avocado ~ Boil the skins and pit and soak cloth overnight ~ turns white fabric pink.

Instead of dipping a block in color, the artist dips a block in liquid wax and then prints on the paper. Once the paper is dry, the artist paints the paper with color and irons the paper to remove the wax.  You will have a stunning Batik gift paper!! -Green Elephant

This is the same process as batik paper making. Instead of dipping a block in color, the artist dips a block in liquid wax and then prints on the paper. Once the paper is dry, the artist paints the paper with color and irons the paper to remove the wax.

plasticizing paper with silicon caulking to make an oilcloth-like fabric...can sew it, etc.

Coat book pages (or any paper) with silicon caulking to make an oilcloth-like fabric you can sew. (Full tutorial at link.) MW= Interesting idea, I've never seen anything like this, ever!

Red cabbage and tea can be used as an all-natural dye.  The process produces a lavendar dye but the spent cabbage turns a beautiful aubergine.  Photo by this lyre lark: http://zgal.re/14guaSy

Red cabbage and tea can be used as an all-natural dye. The process produces a lavendar dye but the spent cabbage turns a beautiful aubergine.

fabric printing with bleach/Dyeing fabric with bleach.  Applying ordinary household bleach to dark, natural-fiber fabrics, either by spraying or brushing the bleach on flat fabric (Resist-and-spray technique), or by dipping the fabric in it, after protecting part of the surface in some way from contact with the bleach. http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/3720/dyeing-with-bleach #fabrics

Dyeing with Bleach

fabric printing with bleach/Dyeing fabric with bleach. Applying ordinary household bleach to dark, natural-fiber fabrics, either by spraying or brushing the bleach on flat fabric (Resist-and-spray technique), or by dipping the fabric in it, after protecting part of the surface in some way from contact with the bleach. http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/3720/dyeing-with-bleach #fabrics

garden loom - this was a huge success!  we added moss, bits of wool roving, sticks, cherry bark, flowers and grasses

garden loom - this was a huge success! add moss, bits of wool roving, sticks, cherry bark, flowers and grasses

Make Your Own Iron Mordant Solution - http://www.motherearthnews.com/diy/iron-mordant-solution-ze0z1312zbla.aspx?newsletter=1&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=DIY%20eNews&utm_campaign=01.08.13%20DIY

Make Your Own Iron Mordant Solution - DIY

Put rusty nails to good use by creating an iron mordant solution that can be used for multiple home dyeing projects.data-pin-do=

wrap rusty ceiling tiles...weight them properly...let them rest overnight...unwrap...rinse...wash & dry new rusties...envision magical fairies packing bags ;)

get out your rusty washers and so forth rust up some paper wrap rusty ceiling tiles weight them properly let them rest overnight unwrap then take a peek gather rusty paper make a new journal add vellum, pockets and fun.

how to dye fabric quick and rough shibori style -review and adapt - use eco-dye techniques - look up artist India Flint

How To Dye Fabric Quick And Rough Shibori Style - Use Eco-dye Techniques - Artist India Flint by angelita

How to transfer an image onto fabric using wax paper and your printer!

Technique : transfer an image onto fabric, wood, cork, porcelain. An easy tutorial for transferring an image onto fabric. No special materials needed!

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