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Episode 62: Coaxing Dye from Plants with Liz Spencer the Dogwood Dyer

by LaChaun Moore

This week on the podcast, LaChaun is speaking with Liz Spencer. Liz, also known as the Dogwood Dyer, is a natural dyer who advocates for slow fashion and sustainable textiles. She has a variety of growing experience from farming organic natural dyes in between rows of a family heritage orange grove in southern California, to community-centric projects on the sidewalks of Brooklyn, New York. Comment below to keep the conversation going ! 

Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer
Liz Spencer

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The music for this podcast  is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International LicenseThe musical section is an excerpt of the original: The Beauty of Maths by Meydän.



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