Botanical Bundle Dyeing
Saturday, May 15th
Learn the beautiful art of natural dyeing with fresh & dried flowers and other seasonal vegetation! Students will learn how to create colorful fabric using natural plants and flowers. All supplies are included in the cost. Each participant will have the materials to create two silk bandanas/scarves.
- Introduction to natural dye plants and mordants
- Introduction to protein-based and cellulose-based fibers
- Overview of natural dyestuffs including fresh and dried flowers, plant root extracts, Cochineal bugs and more
- How to create a dye bundle and extract natural color on to fabric.
All class participants receive 20% off of any purchase made at Hillfolk the day of workshop.