Yellow: Bird’s Foot Trefoil
Orange: Devil’s Paint Brush
The yarrow has surprised me the most, as the leaves have almost completely changed color while solar dyeing. I had to loosen the lid at one point during the day, because the water was boiling inside and I was afraid it might explode. You can see the small green spots of yarrow leaves, where the color hasn’t quite let go. It’s all so exciting, I can hardly stand it. I’m going to leave them in the jars overnight again, while the fibers soak in an alum bath.