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Douglas Fir Cones

Forager/Dyer/Human Collaborator: Cydni Carter Lopez


Plant/Non Human Collaborator: Douglas Fir Cones


Color/Fiber: Pale Gold Brown on cotton (top) mordanted with alum acetate + chalk after bath, on raw silk mordanted with potassium alum sulfate


Date Foraged: 30 January 2021


Location Foraged: Lincoln Memorial Cemetery in SE PDX


Dye Method: Stove Top


Recipe: 5 pine cones soaked overnight and then a low heat to coax out the color.