hand dyed using beets from a local farm, producing a mauve to brown tones

printed pattern - magnolia


about the dye plant -

beets –

Through experimentation, I have found that the color extracted from beets depends on the dye materials it's combined with. Beets create such a rich tonal variety - from chestnut browns, to red-violets and mauves. Another plus - I was able to support a local farmer. 



    © 2020 planted pigments

    Adams, MA

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