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Solar Natural dyeing workshop

Solar Natural dyeing workshop

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Aimed at beginners and also dyers who want to increase their knowledge, this is a half day workshop. You will learn how to using natural dyes and the solar dyeing method. 

We will cover the steps involved in natural dyeing including preparing the fibres, mordanting, sourcing dyes and types, using dyes and mordants to produce a variety of colours using the power of the sun. 

The cost covers all materials, notes to take away with you and two solar jars each with 100g yarn. Morning refreshments are included

This workshop is held in my studio in Culworth in Northamptonshire. It will run from 10am to 1pm. Class sizes are limited to four participants.

We will be working with liquids that may splash so please wear clothing you don't mind working in and also bring an apron. Please bring rubber gloves to protect your hands. 

Cancellation policy: We will provide a full refund for cancellations up to 14 days notice. But we understand that shorter notice may be given in extreme circumstances.  If less than 14 days notice is given a refund may be offered if a replacement can be found for your place. We reserve the right to cancel this workshop if there are not enough attendees. In the unlikely event of cancellation you will be offered an alternative date or refund.

 

Materials

75% Blue Faced Leicester wool, 25% Gotland wool

Care Instructions

Soak in gentle Ph neutral soap. Keep out of direct sunlight.

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