“Shikon-zome” is dyed with Lithospermum erythrorhizon, “Akane-zome” with Rubia akane, they are vegetable dyeing.
They have been inherited in this area for long time because Kazuno has a lot of the materials naturally.
Event: Traditional Dyeing “Shikon-zome” & “Akane-zome” on Display in the Streets
【Date】To March 20th 2017
【Address】Omachi & Shinmachi shopping streets in Hanawa, Kazuno-shi, Akita-ken, Japan
【Promotor】Kazuno Shikon-zome & Akane-zome Kenkyukai（http://kazuno-murasaki.net/）
The information is as of March 19th 2017.