Posts Tagged 'garden'

NYC Permaculture Festival 2014

Sewing Seeds has been working with The Old Stone House in Brooklyn to cultivate natural dyes from garden plants.  To conclude the summer season, The Old Stone House hosted a New York Permaculture Exchange event, the NYC Permaculture Festival, of which Sewing Seeds was happily

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NYC Permaculture Festival 2014

Sewing Seeds has been working with The Old Stone House in Brooklyn to cultivate natural dyes from garden plants.  To conclude the summer season, The Old Stone House hosted a New York Permaculture Exchange event, the NYC Permaculture Festival, of which Sewing Seeds was happily

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Come Volunteer in Our Garden!

Now that it’s June, our Sewing Seeds garden is open to the public! This Sunday, June 30th, starting at 2pm, we are having a major work day, and we need your help! Our garden is thriving right now, and we need

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Come Volunteer in Our Garden!

Now that it’s June, our Sewing Seeds garden is open to the public! This Sunday, June 30th, starting at 2pm, we are having a major work day, and we need your help! Our garden is thriving right now, and we need

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Fermentation Indigo Vat

We here at Sewing Seeds have been busy tending to the maturing plants including raised beds full of Japanese Indigo. We thought a useful educational addition to the garden would also be an experimental fermentation indigo dye vat. Indigo, unlike

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Fermentation Indigo Vat

We here at Sewing Seeds have been busy tending to the maturing plants including raised beds full of Japanese Indigo. We thought a useful educational addition to the garden would also be an experimental fermentation indigo dye vat. Indigo, unlike

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When the Garden Meets Fashion

The natural dye garden here in Brooklyn is bearing the fruits of all the hard work performed thus far with flowers abound. And across the pond gardens are serving as starting points for other artistic realms. It’s wonderful to see

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When the Garden Meets Fashion

The natural dye garden here in Brooklyn is bearing the fruits of all the hard work performed thus far with flowers abound. And across the pond gardens are serving as starting points for other artistic realms. It’s wonderful to see

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Thank You Brooklyn Plantology!

Looking at the Sewing Seeds garden plot you would be hard pressed to think that this space was just an abandoned lot less than a month ago! our raised beds are getting placed in the ground and the seedlings are

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Thank You Brooklyn Plantology!

Looking at the Sewing Seeds garden plot you would be hard pressed to think that this space was just an abandoned lot less than a month ago! our raised beds are getting placed in the ground and the seedlings are

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Come get your hands dirty!

The spring weather is in full swing. Amidst the cherry blossoms and robins nesting the seedlings are growing fast at the Textile Arts Center and our Natural Dye Garden is well underway. With a full season of growing ahead of

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Come get your hands dirty!

The spring weather is in full swing. Amidst the cherry blossoms and robins nesting the seedlings are growing fast at the Textile Arts Center and our Natural Dye Garden is well underway. With a full season of growing ahead of

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Sewing Seeds CSA Update & Early Bird Shares

It may still be cold and bleak outside, but our plans for the Sewing Seeds dye plant garden are quickly growing! Seed catalogues and dye swatches are being consulted as we map out the several beds of flowers and herbs

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Sewing Seeds CSA Update & Early Bird Shares

It may still be cold and bleak outside, but our plans for the Sewing Seeds dye plant garden are quickly growing! Seed catalogues and dye swatches are being consulted as we map out the several beds of flowers and herbs

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Sewing Seeds Presents A CSA to Dye For

Sewing Seeds is proud to announce the start of our latest project: A CSA to Dye For. Starting this summer in Brooklyn, a lot on the corner of Bergen and 4th Street will be transformed into a natural dyes garden,

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Sewing Seeds Presents A CSA to Dye For

Sewing Seeds is proud to announce the start of our latest project: A CSA to Dye For. Starting this summer in Brooklyn, a lot on the corner of Bergen and 4th Street will be transformed into a natural dyes garden,

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Sewing Seeds – Meet TAC’s New Project

I’m writing today to introduce TAC’s most recent project. The Sewing Seeds project has been germinating since last Summer and we hope to be at full bloom this Spring. Sewing Seeds’ mission is to provide accessible, accurate information and inspiration

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Sewing Seeds – Meet TAC’s New Project

I’m writing today to introduce TAC’s most recent project. The Sewing Seeds project has been germinating since last Summer and we hope to be at full bloom this Spring. Sewing Seeds’ mission is to provide accessible, accurate information and inspiration

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