Extracting and testing a natural plant dye
Students investigate the extraction of natural dyes and use them to dye fabrics (supports AQA Unit 13).
This resource contains:
- Natural dyes.A plant material is selected for dye extraction and fabrics are chosen for dyeing - STUDY SHEET
- Extraction and dyeing methods. A dye is extracted as a solid and in solution, then the dye is applied and its effectiveness is tested - INFORMATION SHEET