There's something fitting about drying leaves & harvesting seeds during Advent. Both are works of patience, preparation, and hope.
While this summer's dye garden is a little rag-tag, I'm proud to have it out at all, and I'm already thinking through how I'd like to cultivate it in the long-term.
Last week, the Associated Press distributed an article on planting a natural dye garden. I have a Google alert set for any news stories on with the keywords "natural dye," so I was pleased to see a number of papers pick up the story, including The Washington Post. The story, which you can read here, gives… Continue reading Planting a Dye Garden