The Rainbow Beneath My Feet: A Mushroom Dyer's Field Guide by Arleen Rainis Bessette & Alan E. Bessette


This comprehensive guide to the unique art of dying fabrics using mushrooms of North America includes:

  • Descriptions and illustrations of dye mushroom species
  • Color key to the major groups of dye mushrooms
  • When and where to collect mushrooms
  • Collecting clothing and equipment
  • Preparing the wool
  • Preserving dye mushrooms
  • Dyebath and dyeing the wool