Interested in dyeing fleece, yarn or cloth? Join the mailing list and connect with others who share your interest and are willing to share their experiences. The group has no regular meetings but the mailing list is a way to connect with others to organize small group, backyard dye gatherings.

Only members of the VHWSG are eligible to join this group. To join the mailing list visit:
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Here is our first year Show & Tell:

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Growing Dye Plants:

Seed Sources:

Salt Spring Seeds

BC Eco Seed Co-op

Richters (Ontario)

Botanical colors (Seattte)

Grand Prismatic Seed (Oregon)

Plants to Grow:

  • Yellow Cosmos
  • Coreopsis
  • Indigo
  • Madder
  • Marigold
  • Murasaki
  • Tansy
  • Weld
  • Woad