My daughter and I have been delving deeply into eco-dyeing - using natural materials from our farm to create art for apparel and more. I posted recently how we used the black walnut hulls at our farm to create a gorgeous natural walnut dye and indigo. Today we did a photo shoot of the final … Continue reading Creating Beauty At HiBar Ranch – How Our Eco-Dyeing Worked Out & More
Today my daughter and I made natural dyes using indigo and our black walnut husks from our farm. We did it over a wood cook stove to heat the walnut husks for several hours. This was the result of our days work.
Part of our passion is to live in a way that does no harm. Recycling waste products is a passion for us at the farm. Today, in similar fashion, my daughter and I are making paper out of the grain bags. This custom paper art is a passion as each piece of paper is made … Continue reading Recycle – Repurpose – ReUse: Making Handmade Paper