Mordanting Day

Mordanting is the process of preparing fabric for the process of dyeing with natural elements such as cochineal and turmeric.
 Today I'm mordanting two pieces of Harmony Art Organic Design undyed natural organic cotton! You can buy it here:
If you'd like to learn about mordanting, check out this website:
It's bubbling away and making me eager to see the first natural dye batch results from this fabric next week!
The next step of my process is to wash and dry this fabric after it's mordanted for 45 mins.