AYURVASTRA: The Fabric of Yoga – a creative retreat exploring sustainable clothing as spiritual practise

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SUPER EXCITED to announce this! The Wild Dyery’s first textile and yoga retreat to beautiful Snowdonia next June! This event just doesn’t exist anywhere else and will explore the creation of sustainable clothing as part of a spiritual practise. Not … Read More

These chairs have a story to tell… Collaboration with Green Wood worker Marcus Drummond

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Reconnecting We’re living in an exciting era when, after years of glamourised mass consumption and disassociation from natural resources people are reconnecting with nature. We know we can go to a retailer and buy cheap products yet are starting to … Read More

Adventures in Scotland with India Flint

Wind-fallen scarves workshop at Big Cat Textiles, Newburgh, Scotland – August 2015 India Flint is a world renowned textile artist from Australia, famous for her discovery of the eucalyptus leaf eco-printing technique. She travels the world (or whirled as she … Read More

Interview: with James Wood

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Interview with James Wood from The Foraged Book Project James Wood is a recent graduate now working on ‘The Foraged Book Project’ a collaboration with 30 artists who are creating a unique handcrafted book entirely from wild and foraged materials. … Read More

Interview with Jenny Dean

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Jenny Dean is one of the country’s foremost natural dyers and has been researching and using natural dyes for about forty years. She has written widely on the subject and her books include “The Craft of Natural Dyeing”, “Wild Colour”, … Read More

welcome to The Wild Dyery!

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a NEW site celebrating botanical colour Welcome to this new site dedicated to the celebration of botanical colour, natural dyeing and the beautiful arts and crafts created using these ancient, sustainable techniques. My name is Justine Aldersey-Williams. I’m a surface … Read More