A Weaver's Garden by Rita Buchanan
Growing Plants for Natural Dyes and Fibers
This is Rita Buchanan's earlier book, done before The Dyer's Garden. The focus of this book is the growing of plants for textile use and how they are used. Chapters contain: Plant fibers for spinning, dyes from plants, soap plants for cleaning textiles, fragrant plants to scent and protect textiles, plant materials to make textile tools, creating a garden.
Four color plates plus black and white drawings.
paperback, 218 pages
approx. 5 1/2 inches wide, 8 1/2 inches long, 1/2 inches thick.
Pennsylvania State Sales Tax on this item applies, if sent to a Pennsylvania address.
A Weavers Garden by Rita Buchanan listed in:
Natural Dyes and Mordants
, Books and Patterns