|In the foreground: the cold persicaria vat sitting and incubating.|
|(demonstrating the differences between unmordanted fibre on the left, and fibre pre-treated with alum mordant on the right)|
The list of dyestuffs: Eucalyptus, Dahlia , Black elder leaves, marigold petals, Walnut, Persian berries and Persicaria tinctoria.
The list of colours, not in order: yellow, green, turquoise, brown......
And of course, we had plenty of time for lunch, tea and cake. With assistance from Hattie the Labrador.