Henny Weggeman

Henny Weggeman

Henny Weggeman
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J.S. Bach - Cantata BWV 172 - Erschallet ihr Lieder, erklinget ihr Saiten (J.S. Bach Foundation))

J.S. Bach - Cantata BWV 172 - Erschallet ihr Lieder, erklinget ihr Saiten (J.S. Bach Foundation))

Wede - Isatis tinctoria

Wede - Isatis tinctoria

Woad - blue dye, like indigo.  Grow it, dye with it.

Woad - blue dye, like indigo. Grow it, dye with it.

Denise Lambert workshop, sharing her passion for woad

Denise Lambert workshop, sharing her passion for woad

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Vilhelm Hammershøi

Vilhelm Hammershøi

Weihnachtskarte Postkarte * Mila Marquis * Hirsch & Geschenke * Glitzer | eBay

Weihnachtskarte Postkarte * Mila Marquis * Hirsch & Geschenke * Glitzer | eBay

Hinke Schreuders: views on paper #1, 2014 embroidery and felt on paper on linen 25,5 × 17,5 × 5,5 cm

Hinke Schreuders: views on paper #1, 2014 embroidery and felt on paper on linen 25,5 × 17,5 × 5,5 cm

Woad was grown and picked in its first year. Leaves were chopped up, made into balls and left to dry until they hardened. The dried balls were broken into a powder, sprinkled with water and allowed to ferment, known as couching. When the couched woad dried. Hot water is poured onto the couched woad in the vat, adding potash or urine. This mixture would ferment for days before the dyebath is ready.

Woad was grown and picked in its first year. Leaves were chopped up, made into balls and left to dry until they hardened. The dried balls were broken into a powder, sprinkled with water and allowed to ferment, known as couching. When the couched woad dried. Hot water is poured onto the couched woad in the vat, adding potash or urine. This mixture would ferment for days before the dyebath is ready.

Woad paint was often used for shatters as it repels insects...

Woad paint was often used for shatters as it repels insects...