Episode 54: Sea Island Indigo with Donna Hardy

by LaChaun Moore

This week on the podcast LaChaun is speaking with Donna Hardy of Sea Island Indigo. Donna is an indigo grower and dyer located in Athens, Georgia. She has worked with various indigo varieties but is known mainly for working with a tropical indigofera variety that originated over 250 years ago. Donna’s research and practice stretch over many years and we are truly grateful for the wisdom that she has shared with us in this episode. Comment below to keep the conversation going !

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3 Responses

Carolyn Wicher
Carolyn Wicher

June 03, 2020

Hello Donna!!! I have been thinking about you lately ,and trying to connect with you ,and I just turned on my tv toHGTV and saw you on the Charleston Episode…..what are the chances of that!!!!!!I am Carolyn Wicher from Atlanta and took a one day workshop with you in Athens at Lotta MAe’s ..Looking for another chance to spend time creating wonderful things with you.

Linda Flanagan
Linda Flanagan

September 21, 2019

Hi Donna,
I was registered for the Sept 22nd Indigo Day on Ossabaw Island only to find out on Saturday that they had overlooked my registration. Do You have any upcoming Indigo dyeing classes? I hate to wait another year to learn from you.

Thanks, Linda

Jo Glover
Jo Glover

July 14, 2019

Donna, I came to Athens to take your indigo workshop in the yard and dye shed of your jewel of a home near UGA. The linen blouse I dyed is a favorite.
I drove from Waynesville NC. I’m moving to Charlottesville VA soon, and would love to take another workshop before I leave.
I’ll search online for more D Hardy info.

with greatest respect,

Jo Glover

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