Tag: dyer’s woad

DIY: Dyeing with Dyer’s Woad

A few weeks ago my sister texted me a photo of an announcement about a “Dyeing with Dyer’s Woad” workshop presented by a local arts group.  Obviously this was something I was definitely interested in.  Not because I dye fabric on a regular basis, or because I consider myself a really artsy person, but because it dealt with a weed.  A weed I frequently get asked about.   Continue reading

Weed Science. Wait, what kind of science?

In my real life I work at Utah State University in the weed science research group.  When I would tell people I was getting a degree in weed science, or even now when I tell people I work in weed science the conversation generally goes like this:  Continue reading