Natural Fabric Dyeing Workshop
November 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Learn how to dye silk scarves with plant-based dyes!
Join Lotusland’s Assistant Curator, Anna Bower, for a lesson in dyeing with loquat (Eriobotrya japonica) from Lotusland and woad (Isatis tinctoria). Participants will learn resist techniques for making patterns in fabric and receive a mini-lesson in dye extraction from plants along with instructions for basic natural dyeing. All materials are included in the workshop fee and participants will go home with two naturally dyed silk scarves of their own design. This event is limited to 12 participants and tickets are $140 for Members and $160 for non-members. Call 805.969.9990 for reservations.