Saturday, August 24, 2019
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Adults and youth age 11 and up
Cost: $72 for members, $82 for non-members
Historical, sustainable and beautiful, natural dye methods are enjoying renewed interest by home artists and major manufacturers alike. This summer series follows the seasonal availability of dyestuffs, including onion skins, nut hulls, flowers and leaves. Learn how to prepare yarn for color-fastness by mordanting, make an assortment of dyes, then experiment on protein fibers.