Sat 17

Natural Plant Dye Trunk Show & Workshop

  • Saturday, September 17, 2016 - Saturday, September 3, 2016
  • 9:00am
  • Wisconsin Concrete Park
  • 715-339-7282
  • Web Link

The day begins with a lecture/demo about plants you can grow or gather in this area to produce natural color on fabrics and yarns. The morning segment is open to all ages; children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult. There is a $5 fee. In the hands-on workshop that follows beginning at 11 a.m., participants will sample ecoprinting and solar dyeing on silk scarves using gathered materials and natural dyeing on wool yarns with an introduction to mordants and modifiers. Workshop participants must be 13 yrs or older. There is a $30 fee; all materials are included. Registration required. Class size is limited. Call for details and to register.