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Introducing the Old Roots New Seeds Community Dye Garden est. 2021

Imagine a garden set in the boreal forest: vegetable beds for the market, orchard fruits for baking, wild and cultivated flowers are growing in pot...

Local Colours at Algoma Trad Center

This August I had the opportunity to experiment with natural dyes and local fibres at the Algoma Trad Family Camp 2020. I joined Thinking Rock Com...

Growing Flowers to Dye For

I've always enjoyed growing marigolds in my vegetable garden. The big seeds are easily sown directly in the soil as soon as the ground thaws here ...