Assorted Hand Spun Alpaca Yarns- Naturally Dyed

William Morris says that ” all degradation of art veils itself in the semblance of an intellectual advance.” and nothing is truer than this with regard to the art of dyeing. As a tradition it is practically dead in Britain, and is threatened with gradual extinction all over the world. It will not recover itself as an art till individual artists set themselves to make beautiful colours again,and ignore the colour made for them by commerce and the chemists. A Book Of Vegetable Dyes Ethel Mariet 1916
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