This 2-hour online session will cover everything you need to know about the basics of natural dyeing. I will talk you through the most important steps to get started & build your confidence. I will speak on methods I use in my own practice to achieve a wide range of beautiful, lasting natural colour. I will also talk about what tools & equipment you need to begin. We will cover how to gather & forage local plants. This workshop will be a live event & will be available for replay for a week after. I am based in Dublin, Ireland & I will be hosting this workshop at 2 pm Dublin time, please be sure to check the corresponding time in your timezone.
There will be an opportunity to submit questions with designated time to address common challenges or issue you may be having. You will receive a link with access prior to the workshop with a reminder closer to the event. You don't need to install or download any software to join or rewatch. This workshop will cover:
Tools & equipment
Mordanting different fibres
Selecting plants to dye with
Creating dye baths
Expanding your palette
Washing + Aftercare
Troubleshooting common issues
If you would like to join in this workshop but are unsure of your time commitments, once you register & the class is live you will be able to access, watch & replay for a week after the event. If you can't make it to Saturdays live class you can still listen & learn when it's easier for you.
For anyone registering please send me an email with any specific questions or areas of challenge that you may be experiencing & I will do my best to address these during the workshop.
Date | Saturday, 10th April 2 pm - 4 pm
Cost | €90
Time Zone: I am in Dublin Ireland which is on BST, which is UTC + 1 hr, we are on the same time as London, 5hrs ahead of New York, 8hrs ahead of Los Angeles, Sydney is 9 hrs ahead of Dublin. If you have any questions about this event, please don't hesitate to get in touch.