Introduction to Natural Dyeing

Jan 20 2018 @ 10:00am - Jan 20 2018 @ 4:00pm
Location: Mill Pond Flower Farm

A full day's introduction to using flowers, plants and natural materials to dye fabric. 

It is a practical session which will include: 

  • creating a garden of plants, flowers and berries for dyeing
  • selecting and collecting dyestuff 
  • preparing the fabric
  • making the dye
  • dyeing two different types of fabric
  • discussing different techniques and finishes