Simply written text, accompanied by detailed line illustrations of plants, explains how to select and mix natural colors of wool and prepare "recipes" for producing specific colors of dye from desert plants, among them single-flowered actinea for yellow, alder bark for a soft brown, the Rocky Mountain bee plant for a pale greenish yellow, the prickly-pear cactus for rose, and ground lichens for a light orange. A concise guide for weavers, dyers, and craftworkers as well as students and devotees of Native American crafts and culture.
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Book Description AMS, New York, 1979. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Reprint of 1940 Edition. Clean copy, solid. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 007158
Book Description Ams Pr Inc, 1976. Book Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP90629363
Book Description Ams Pr Inc, 1976. Book Condition: As New. Ships from Reno, NV. Book in almost Brand New condition. Bookseller Inventory # GRP91310662