Ground Madder Root

...organic dye found in the madder plant, creates the crimson red we associate with madder. However, there are yellow and purple colorants in the chemical mix, which is why madder...

Whole Madder Root-Rubia Cordifolia

...madder roots for a traditional fermentation vat) Madder Extract – A concentrated powder extracted and much stronger than raw madder roots. Fustic Liquid Extract (combine with madder to make oranges)...

Madder Extract

MadderMadder (Rubia tinctorum) is one of the oldest and most frequently used traditional dyestuffs known to man. It has extensive history in Turkey, India and Iran where it...

Today’s Color: Madder Red

...from the 16th and 17th century that have been dyed with madder and the colors remain rich and vivid. The famous Turkey Red recipe was based on madder and incorporated...

Aquarelle Madder Liquid

...Madder with a pinch of Cream of Tartar will make a Cherry Red Madder with a pinch of Soda Ash will make a bright Purple Saxon Blue and Madder will...

Madder Root Instructions

...overnight, to soften roots. Use a large volume of water as the madder swells and expands. If you want to avoid having madder root particles attaching to the fiber, you...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

...think Madder Root Aquarelle is indeed the best natural dye to use to get close to the attached terra-cotta color? 2. How much of the Madder Root Aquarelle would I...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

This week: Why you can’t get a deep blue and color shifting madder to be more red Every week, we are emailed with questions from our natural dye community asking...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

This week: Getting madder to be really red on cotton and does madder root go bad? Every week, we are emailed with questions from our natural dye community asking simple...

FEEDBACK FRIDAY: This Week in Natural Dye Questions

...madder extract is a blend of the two madder varieties. Our whole madder root is Rubia tinctorum and the ground madder root is Rubia cordifolia. The red shade in madder...