Fall Harvest Bundle Dyeing

by Hillfolk

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Saturday, October 5th

10:00-11:30 or 12:30-2:00

Learn the beautiful art of natural dyeing with local fall harvest 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 cotton bandanas or cloth napkins. 

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.

All class participants receive 20% off of any purchase made at Hillfolk the day of workshop.