The True Colour of the Cotinus, how to make blue eco-prints from Cotinus leaves

The True Colour of the Cotinus is a Global Online Eco-Printing project I have launched in 2021 just after the Covid crisis kicked in. With the aim of bringing together Eco-printers from various time zones to test together the colour we could obtain from Eco-printing with the Cotinus leaves (Smoke bush). One live workshop bringingContinue reading “The True Colour of the Cotinus, how to make blue eco-prints from Cotinus leaves”

The True Colour of the Cotinus… its not just about blue

If you want to book a space in my “The True Colour of the Cotinus” on the 8th of August 2021 please check the link at the bottom of this page… A long time ago when I started my artist life I discovered that people loved being involved in creativity. Some of us are moreContinue reading “The True Colour of the Cotinus… its not just about blue”

The True Colour of the Cotinus, make blue prints… 100 Eco Printers cant go wrong

Cotinus tree known from oder Natural dyers as Young Fustic for the yellow dye they used to extract from it has over the past few years become of the best known leaf to print by Eco Printers. Its very strong tannin content has long attracted me as one of the leaf to have on boardContinue reading “The True Colour of the Cotinus, make blue prints… 100 Eco Printers cant go wrong”