Floral Bundle Dyeing
Students will learn to floral bundle dye layers color the same way one making a delicious meal, thoughtful design, scent, texture, and delicious natural ingredients blend together. Steam fabric like textile dumplings to create lovely Monet-esque designs. Students will use flowers grown in my dye garden, spices, extracts, and pigments to create beautiful watercolor effects on natural fabric. You’re invited to bring your own bouquet of dried flowers to immortalize as well. Discuss the world of natural dyes and explore hammered leaf and flower prints on paper as well. Price includes a pre-mordanted cotton pillowcase and samples of raw silk noil and bamboo/cotton fabric and a handbook with home instructions.