Monthly Archives: September 2013

Planting the dye garden

On Sunday 29th September 2013, we spent the day digging and planting a dye and herb garden.¬†As well as herbs such as mint, oregano, sage, lavender and rosemary, the garden also includes the following dye plants: Woad (for blue dye) … Continue reading

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Making natural dyes and willow weaving

On Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September 2013 Buddleia and Torange Khonsari hosted a weekend of activities in Cheetham Park, as part of the DIY Commons project. These included a workshop, led by Carol Mowl, where we collected plants and … Continue reading

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