Learn how to turn your food scrapes and waste into magnificent colors. In this class, you will learn the basics of natural dyeing with Maggie Pate who specializes in capturing color with food waste. Watch as onion skins create a vibrant yellow, tea makes a soothing earthy brown, and blueberries dye a brilliant purple! Monica, master Eco-Printer of Bricolage Press, will be joining and teaching how to eco-print with Food Scraps.
Learn the basics of natural dyeing and preparing their fiber
Extract hue from food scraps
Testing for color
Learn about natural color modifiers
Design and Create their own Eco-Printed silk scarf
Dye a cotton mesh market bag
Dye their own swatches so they can begin a Natural Dye Swatch Book
Dye cotton bandana
And they will receive Maggie’s Natural Dyeing E-Course so they dye at home
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