Introduction to Natural Dyeing | Pre-recorded Class
This 2-hour workshop was live on the 10th of April & has been pre-recorded for you to watch at your convenience. Over the space of 2 hours, I cover everything you need to know about the basics of natural dyeing. I talk you through the most important steps to get started & build your confidence. I speak on methods I use in my own practice to achieve a wide range of beautiful, lasting natural colour. I also talk about what tools & equipment you need to begin & how to gather/forage local plants.
Once you purchase the class, you will receive a link with access to the workshop. You don't need to install or download any software to join or rewatch, you will have access to the workshop for 4 weeks.
This workshop covers:
- Understanding fibre
- Preparing fibre
- Tools & equipment
- Mordanting different fibres
- Selecting plants to dye with
- Creating dye baths
- Dyeing fabrics, fibres & textiles
- Expanding your palette
- Washing + Aftercare
- Troubleshooting common issues
This class is great for complete beginners or anyone new to natural dyeing. If you've dabbled a little or are unsure about where to start, maybe you are confused about scouring or mordanting or just not sure how the process works? This class will give you a clear guide on how to work through the process from start to finish, ensuring beautiful long-lasting natural colour in your practice.