Colour Fiesta – natural dye and weave weekend 21-22 October

a colourful weekend learning new skills in two stand-alone one day workshops. learn how to dye with ancient colour and weave a scarf to take home with you!

 

 

 

 

 

NATURAL DYE WORKSHOP
SATURDAY 21 OCTOBER – 10-4
learn how to use exotic dyes from the ‘new world’ –  cochineal from Mexico, logwood from Belize and indigo from El Salvador – to create a collection of gorgeous woollen yarns that can be used in your textile projects

WEAVE WORKSHOP
SUNDAY 22 OCTOBER – 10 -4
working on a simple, pre-threaded loom, learn how to weave a gorgeous ‘mobius’ scarf to take home with you.

You will learn a variety of techniques to use in your weaving. you will be working with a selection of naturally-dyed yarns to create your own unique design.

each one day workshop is stand-alone but if you book both the Saturday dyeing and the Sunday weaving workshops you receive £10 discount.
Both workshops are suitable for absolute beginners with no prior knowledge of natural dyeing or weaving.

Workshop fee includes materials and refreshments, please bring a picnic lunch.