Coffeeberry dye (photo by Paige Green)
Natural Dyes with Rebecca Burgess

Instructor: Rebecca Burgess

Date/Time: November 19, 2017
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
West County Fiber Arts
3787 Ross Road
Sebastopol, California

Tuition: $150
(includes all materials)

Maximum students: 15

This class will cover basic harvesting principles, information about how to plant and care for native plants to create one’s own natural dye hedgerow or garden, as well as providing hands-on skill building in making and utilizing native plant dye vats. (Read more below.)

Registration:

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Pine needle basketry with Judith Thomas
Pine Needle Baskets with Judith Thomas

Instructor: Judith Thomas

Date/Time: October 8, 2017
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location:
West County Fiber Arts
3787 Ross Road
Sebastopol, California

Tuition: $125
(includes all materials)

Maximum students: 15

Learn how to work with pine needles to create a small coiled basket. (Read more below.)

Registration:

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Mushroom and lichen dyes with Alissa Allen
Wild Mushroom and Lichen Dyes with Alissa Allen – Jan 20

Instructor: Alissa Allen

Date/Time: January 20, 2018
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This class is also offered on January 21, 2018. Click here to register for that date.

Tuition: $150 (includes all materials and handouts)

Maximum students: 16

Every region has its own palette of mushroom and lichen dyes. This class takes an in-depth look at using local, wild fungi as sustainable, safe dye sources. Starting with 10-12 different species, with the addition of safe mordants and pH modifiers, we end up with about 20 colors in all. Read more below.

Registration:

Please read the school policies on our Registration Policy page.

To register, just click the “Add to Cart” button below. When you check out, you may pay by credit card online via a secure Paypal payment page. There is also an option to pay by check if you prefer.

 

$150.00 Add to cart
Mushroom and lichen dyes with Alissa Allen
Wild Mushroom and Lichen Dyes with Alissa Allen – Jan 21

Instructor: Alissa Allen

Date/Time: January 21, 2018
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This class is also offered on January 20, 2018. Click here to register for that date.

Tuition: $150 (includes all materials and handouts)

Maximum students: 16

Every region has its own palette of mushroom and lichen dyes. This class takes an in-depth look at using local, wild fungi as sustainable, safe dye sources. Starting with 10-12 different species, with the addition of safe mordants and pH modifiers, we end up with about 20 colors in all. Read more below.

Registration:

Please read the school policies on our Registration Policy page.

To register, just click the “Add to Cart” button below. When you check out, you may pay by credit card online via a secure Paypal payment page. There is also an option to pay by check if you prefer.

 

$150.00 Add to cart