Flakstad Island

I have been experimenting a bit with plant dyeing, just for fun, and I have been pleasantly surprised. Onion skin and blueberries.
Drafting (roughly) for a collage card (watercolour and mixed media). I’m really looking forward to coming back a bit to my pens and pencils! I have missed them so much.
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A few days ago, we went to the next island, Flakstad the magnificent. A truly magical place.

This morning, I was delighted to see some frost.


  1. jo

    ahhh Flakstad, i love that island. the photos are stunning, dear Kundry. the plant dyes look wonderful. the onion dyed ones make me think of Rapunzel. would you give beetroot a go ever? love to you, jo xxx

    1. Kundry

      Thank you, Jo! I think Flakstad is my favourite island.Yes, the onion dye is a beautiful gold. I still prefer dyeing with the acid dyes though, but it was interesting. Hugs

  2. Lune Rose

    C’est vrai que la laine teinte avec l’oignon fait penser à la chevelure de Raiponce. Ou au fil d’or filé par Rumpelstilskin.

    1. Kundry

      Exactement ce type d’or, oui!

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