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Dyeing a scarf with California plants

Dyeing a scarf with California plants

Duration:2.5 heures en tout
Includes:Snacks et 1 ticket
Languages:Proposée en Anglais

À propos de votre hôte

I taught both children and adults in textile crafts and art for almost thirty years in Finland and trained teachers in that field at the University of Helsinki. Since moving to California two years ago I've opened my own fiber art studio where I continue weaving, dyeing wool using local plants, and teaching workshops on knitting, dyeing and up-cycling materials such as textiles and plastics. I…
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Au programme

I'm offering a fun workshop where you will dye a wool or silk scarf that you can wear while exploring the sometimes chilly California coast and bring back home as a souvenir to keep those memories alive! During the workshop you will learn the process of natural dyeing from extracting dyes from local plants dyeing a scarf. Inspired by the traditions in this region we will use acorn, eucalyptus…

Autres informations utiles

The dyeing workshop is hands on and the quests are doing all the steps of natural dyeing. The workshop is not suitable for small children, since we will be handling hot liquids.

Ce qui est fourni

A choice of a wool or silk scarf (sizes 11"x60" or 14"x72")
Nuts, fruit and drinks.

Ce qu'il faut apporter

We will work partly outside, so dress accordingly.

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84€ par personne
84€ par personne