Cheng Mei Shu
Taiwan National Chung Hsing University Master of Agriculture, Retired teacher of Taiwan National Yuanlin Agricultural and Industrial Vocational High School, and co-founder of Zhuoye cottage lecture farm. The farm, funded in year 2001, provides featured B & B services and healthy vegetable food, and has been vote 2nd place of Taiwan most beautiful B & B.
2004, brought her knowledge of natural dye and indigo technique learned from the National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute back to the farm starting indigo dye DIY sessions. The indigo workshop also start produce indigo boutiques and gradually improve the quality and quantity. In year 2015, Ms. Cheng funded the Indigo Dyeing House brand and wholeheartedly promoting the indigo dye culture of Taiwan. Besides selling indigo and other natural dye boutiques, Indigo Dyeing House also devoted into promoting indigo dye culture internal and international, hoping to bring such a good and natural culture to the world.
To be supported by the Zhuoye cottage farm, Indigo Dyeing House has well developed and features in comprehensive indigo product session: from modernize management indigo plant breeding, half-automatically making indigo dye stuff, industrialized indigo fabric dyeing, product designing and marketing, all by the Indigo Dyeing House single-handedly. Indigo Dyeing House also promotes the indigo dye from handcraft to industry, and form the indigo market segmentation to other indigo makers, also helped Zhuoye company sales went up gradually.