Natural Dye Workshop


10AM – 3.30PM

Join local artist Tania Bowers in this beginners workshop exploring the wonders of using local flora/fauna, food/herbs as natural dyes. You will learn the basics of natural dyeing, including how to prepare fabric, mordant and eco printing (leaf and flower prints), and flower pounding techniques. You will be provided with a few samples of different cloth, dye materials, as well as a beautiful silk scarf to dye and take home. You may also want to bring foraged materials like flowers, leaves or food like berries, purple carrots and onion skins you might like to dye with and share.

$120 / $110 Insight members. Silk scarf and materials included. Bookings Essential at reception or 4780 5410.