Sat, 11 Sept|
Botanical Colour workshop R580
An Introduction to natural dyeing and making your own ink with organic plant materials and flowers
Time & Location
11 Sept 2021, 11:00 – 14:00
The Ladder, 136 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
About the event
oin artist Nastasha Sale for a morning immersing yourself in the magic world of natural dyeing.
The first hour will be spent on the introduction of the theory of natural dyeing. You will learn what plants can be used for colourfast dyes and how to create them. As well as how to use natural inks and mineral modifiers to create beautiful artworks. Your ticket includes a coffee or hot beverage from the venue our workshop takes place at.
The last two hours we will get creative with pre-made botanical natural inks. Decorate and personalise your own naturally dyed Tote bag with mineral modifiers.
To end Take home a small workbook on the basics of natural dyeing to apply your skills at home. All levels of creativity welcome this immersive workshop will leave you curious to delve into the vast colours of nature.