Eco printing

Discover the art of eco printing and create stunning designs on fabrics and paper using natural materials. Find inspiration and learn techniques to bring nature's beauty into your creative projects.
Botanical Dyeing, Eucalyptus Dye, Eco Dyeing Fabric, Plant Dyes, Eco Dyeing, Natural Dye Fabric, Plant Fibres, Fabric Dyeing Techniques, How To Dye Fabric

I’ve just released my new ebook all about eco-printing so I thought this might be a good time to write a quick post about the leaf that started it all for me, eucalyptus! I first learned about eco-printing in my natural dyes and weaving class in college over ten years ago. I saw an example of eucalyptus leaves printed on silk and I was shocked to see they printed a beautiful orange. It took me many years and lots of twists and turns before I finally got a chance to try the method myself and…

Dani Schulte
Spinning, Ideas, Crafts, Eco Printing, Eco Dyeing, Eco, Eco Printing Textiles, Eco Dyeing Fabric, Printer

(Or your second) Eco printing has been the rage for the past few years. The term minted by eco print guru India Flint has evolved at the speed of light. With it, it renewed the interest in all things concerning natural dyeing. Surely the quest for eco-friendly, sustainable, and home-made goods has been a contribution to the rapid increase of eco-printers around the globe. I think that the race of life has left many of us tired and in need to reconnect to nature. Foraging leav

Brooke Gates
Art, Diy, Decoupage, Pressed Flower Crafts, Pressed Flower Art, Pressed Botanical Art, Pressed Flowers, Flower Making, How To Make Paper

Want to turn your latest frustration into beautiful art? Flower pounding might be the art medium you’ve been waiting for. Seriously, all you need is a hammer, fresh flowers, paper or fabric and a little suppressed rage. The process couldn't be easier. WHAT YOU NEED Flowers Hammer or mallet Pretreated Fabric (instructions below) Watercolor Paper

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