15. Jan, 2021

Results from Onion skin bath

The top row shows the mordanted fabric and the second rwo shows the original dyed sample. The onion skins were boiled for 30 minutes and then re oved and the sample fabrics added. After dying small pieces of each fabric were placed in a modifier bath. the farics used were wool and silk habotai (protefn fibres) and linen and cotton cellulose fibres. Each fabric type is in a column. After dying small samples were cut and put into a modifier bath. These are copper ferous sulphate, iron water and aluminium