Natural Eco-dyeing

Classes for both teenagers and adults.

Marking, colouring and patterning natural fabric and paper using leaves, flowers, bark and other found objects.

Introduction to flower pounding and use of Eucalyptus leaves to create a dye. Preparing paper and fabric with various materials before steaming to explore the creation of patterns etc. Also, learning about Madder, Indigo and more.

Maximum group size 6.

6, weekly sessions

Most materials required will be provided. Plastic / rubber gloves are recommended to avoid consequences, albeit short term, for the appearance of hands. For obvious reasons, participants are recommended to wear only
clothes for which some discolouration will have no consequences! – Please bring some unique buttons with which to identify ownership of bundles during the dyeing process.

Fees: £180

Schedule:

Day Time
Monday 18:30 – 21:00
Friday 12:00 – 14:30