This Saturday November 17 12-4pm at my Chinatown LA studio. Come learn the foundation of creating color from plants and a new way of thinking about fabrics in the form of medicinal dyeing. We’ll cover all the steps necessary to make light and wash fast color and learn about skin protecting herbs, their properties and how to use them to create medicinal fabrics. I will provide a premordanted pillowcase, bandana and fabric swatches for you to work with in the dye baths. 125$ class and material fee. Email me to sign up or ask questions.
Indigo & Natural Dye Workshops
Sunday Nov 19
100$ class fee + 25 for materials
Come learn the foundation of natural dyeing including all the steps needed to create light and wash fast color using plants and non toxic methods.
We'll also create a foundation of understanding medicinal dye plants and how creating color with these plants can work as medicine for your body and home.
You will be dyeing a pillow case, flannel for creating skin wraps, a silk bandana and swatches for color practice.
Email me through contact form to sign up
Sunday Nov 12
We'll cover some of indigo's history and tradition, as well as how to make and maintain your own indigo vat. I'll teach you all the proper dyeing and finishing techniques to create beautiful light and wash fast pieces.
We'll also practice shibori techniques and learn about their history and best application.
Please bring two smaller size pieces to dye.
This is a great opportunity to work on holiday gifts.
I will have a silk scarf for each of you to dye and can provide cotton bandanas or other fabrics if you are into the silk scarf.
Class is full