Medieval Colours blog

Magic of tannins and alkali - easy pinks from the natural dyeing

Magic of tannins and alkali - easy pinks from the natural dyeing

On the last day of Old Year, I would like to show you my newest experiment - the fermentation of tannins in an alkaline environment. This may sound...

Woad Season 2019

Woad Season 2019

My first season with woad growing and extracting is almost over, so I would like to make a little resume. I hope you will find it helpful :) Just ...

Dyeing Linen with Madder

Dyeing Linen with Madder

Welcome in the first proper post (only five months since I have launched the blog :P No, seriously, I am going to write more often, promise). If yo...

Welcome!

Welcome!

Hi!Up to now I was posting my experiments, thoughts about colours, etc. on the facebook page. But as I have started to wrote longer and longer post...