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Oregon Grape Berry

Plant/Non Human Collaborator: Purple Berries from the Oregon Grape


Forager/Dyer/Human Collaborator: Cydni Carter Lopez


Color/Fiber: Easter Purple on Linen mordanted with alum acetate


Date Foraged: July 18, 2020


Location Foraged: unknown


Dye Method: Stove Top


Recipe: Interning at WildCraft Studio School and for the summer color class the teacher brought in Oregon Grape Berries. I had my prepped fabric in my bag so I tossed it in! Definitely not lightfast but a moment of summer kept for just a moment longer than it could normally.