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Make + Take: Natural Dyes (2017)

  • Date: October 21, 2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Location: Bartram’s Garden5400 Lindbergh Blvd. Philadelphia, 19143
  • Phone: 215-729-5281
  • Price: $15

In this workshop you’ll have the opportunity to learn about a variety of seasonal natural dye plants and techniques. You’ll learn about the process of extracting the dye from the plant, the difference between a dye and a stain, as well as the difference in dyeing plant fibers and animal fibers. The class will also touch on techniques to resist dye opening the door to pattern making and design Natural dyeing is a great way to customize your fiber projects and textiles. At the end of the workshop you’ll take home a hand-dyed handkerchief.

$30 for members; $35 for non-members.