What is an Botanical Extract Dyes Ocher Count:562 Date:9/8/2015 11:08:34 AM

Botanical Extract Dyes can be sorted into three categories: Botanical Extract Dyes obtained from plants (indigo), those obtained from animals (cochineal), and those obtained from minerals (ocher). Creating and using plant-based-dyes is a wonderful way to gain an understanding of the biology and the chemistry at work in the plants around us.

Ocher is defined as pigment consisting of a limonite mixed with clay and silica. It is a natural earth pigment that can vary from shades of light yellow to deep oranges to intense reds. The majority of our pigments come from The Société des Ocres de France, owners of the last remaining Ocher quarries in the Provence region of Southern France.

In the early 21st century, the market for Botanical Extract Dyes in the fashion industry is experiencing a resurgence. Let's try Botanical Extract Dyes!

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