Aquarelle Madder Liquid is an easy to use liquid natural dye that creates a rich clear red on natural fibers. Historically madder is one of the oldest natural dyes. People grew madder since 1500 BC in Central Asia and the Middle East. The red color comes from the root of the plant. The plants are usually harvested after 2 to 3 years growth. 50 grams of liquid dye will dye approximately 500 grams (1.1 lbs) of fiber. Similarly, 100 grams will dye approximately 1 kg (2.2 lbs) of fiber a medium shade.
Each Aquarelle liquid natural dye is pre-extracted from a leaf, root, bark or other natural source. They combine easily and produce beautiful shades. Thicken with Print Paste Thickener. After that, use for printing, painting and other surface design applications.
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Color Ideas 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 make a Yellow-Brown