Botanical Bundle Dyeing-Amelia

by Hillfolk

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$48.00

Saturday, September 5th

2-4pm

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. 

This workshop will cover:
  • 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.