An Introduction to Natural Dyes with SALT Textiles: Tuesday 5th November, 7-9pm
An Introduction to Natural Dyes with SALT Textiles
Tuesday 5th November
Over an evening we'll explore the basics of natural dyeing. Learning about natural fibres, equipment and different types of mordants before diving into the ancient processes used in extracting colour from botanical matter. We'll experiment with basic shibori techniques, creating patterns and prints that can be produced throughout the dyeing process.
Guests will take home plenty of knowledge about natural dyeing and their own naturally dyed samples, to inspire and continue their practice at home.
*Please bring a reusable waterproof bag to take your samples home in.
All materials are provided along with some light snacks.
You can refer to our FAQ page for more information. Suitable for beginners and experts You will be sent an email confirmation of your booking. Please keep this as the e-ticket to the workshop. Bookings are non-refundable. £5 admin fee for any date change (depends on availability).