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Canton Fiber Guild Eco Print Natural Dyeing Class
October 27, 2018 at 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Canton Fiber Guild
Eco Print Natural Dyeing Class
Saturday October 27, 10:30am- 3pm
During this class, you will explore the alchemy of water, eucalyptus leaves, heat, and metal. Begin your journey to understanding the fundamentals of this natural dye process. You will finish the class with beautiful prints on 3 silk scarves. I will show you processes, equipment and bundling method that have worked for me. Be prepared for the wonderful smells of eucalyptus, and onion skins steaming. Be open to the magical transformations of this dye process. Come spend the day at this beautiful nature facility and experience Eco Printing!
Save your onion skins!!!!! Bring as many as you can. Bring botanicals high in tannin…leaves: maple, oak, rose, raspberry, just to name a few.
Wear old clothes and comfortable shoes.
As a bonus, those who register before Oct 14 will also have an opportunity to dye watercolor paper with black walnuts….2 classes in one!
Email me with questions RGrodin1@Gmail.com .
DATE AND TIME
Sat, October 27, 201810:30AM – 3:00 PM EDTLOCATION
The Huston-Brumbaugh Nature Center at 16146 Daniel Street NE Minerva, Ohio