nov 12 + 13 (sat-sun) // 10am-2pm // intro to natural dyes (2 day)
Learn how to naturally dye from start to finish. Unlock your inner child and explore the fundamentals of natural dyeing and its application on textiles. You will create natural dye note cards to add to your yarn (wool) and fabric swatches of cotton, silk, and linen. In this workshop, you will learn how to create over 12+ colors derived from plants, bark, bugs, and kitchen waste using pH modification and over-dye techniques.
Day 1: Introduction to scouring and mordanting, fiber types, dyer terms, safety
Day 2: Introduction to pH modification to create a range variety of colors, mordant maintenance, natural dyeing and techniques, dye bath exhaustion and fiber care
- Tuition cost includes: project materials and handouts
- Attendees will receive a 10% off (check out our popular natural dye kit) discount code that can be used for apparel, supplies, kits and future workshops
- Beginner level, no experience needed
COVID-19 practices + safety
Please be advised our studio no longer requires proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result to attend workshops, camps, and other events, effective 3.8.22.
In order to have a safe, healthy, and creative makers space we ask that you:
Wear a mask, during your visit. Please ensure your face mask covers your nose and mouth.
Maintain social distancing within the studio, we are limiting our in-store shopping to 4-6 customers at a time.
Stay home, if you're positive or sick. If you test positive, and recently visited our studio we ask that you contact us with dates of potential exposure so we can inform our staff and workshop guests. All information regarding the exposure will remain confidential.
-Tuition cost includes all project materials required for the workshop unless otherwise noted.
-We understand things happen or may come up, therefore we ask that you provide us with 7 days notice prior to the workshop for a full refund. Refunds for failure to attend or cancellation within 7 days of the workshops will not be honored.
-If you can no longer attend a workshop within the 7 day refund policy, you may transfer your workshop to a friend or family member. Please let us know ahead of time by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
-In the event of a workshop cancellation, you will receive 48 hours advanced notice and a full refund.