Dyeing: Natural Color Kitchen

Sylvia De Mar (click to zoom)
Summer Workshop 2017
Days: 06/10 & 11/2017
Hours: 10:00am-3:00pm
Number of Sessions:
Tuition: $170.00
Instructor: De Mar, Sylvia
Start Date: 06-10-2017
Registration Begins: 08-01-2016
Students explore the use of natural dyes beginning with the extractoin of dye colors from raw materials such as tree bark, roots, or leaves. This class covers dyeing both plant and animal fibers, emphasizing dye room safety. Participants take home samples dyed in class. A $25 materials fee is payable to the instructor and covers supplies.

The fiber studio provides large workspaces with an assortment of floor looms, table looms, spinning wheels, dyeing facilities, silk steamer and an extensive fiber library. Open studio is available to Art League members and students for a nominal fee. Our floor loom rental fees include open studio time.  
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