You’ll walk away with:
- A botanically dyed silk scarf
-Botanically dyed fabric or garments that you bring.
You will be able to purchase more raw materials on the day if you'd like to dye other fabrics.
We will use foraged for materials from my very Australian Indooroopilly back yard and locally found flora in Westend, Meanjin
We will soak garments in a mordant where required
We will experiment with folding techniques for different finishes or just go with the flow
We will use Eucalyptus leaves ,Turmeric ,Madder Root , Weld and food waste
You will make a scarf and can dye some of your existing garments
We will have some quick drinks and nibbles
We will make some mark makers with dried flowers and fabric scraps
Its a day for you to learn some new tricks but mainly for you to take some time for yourself.
The experience will be quite immersive .
All materials are provided - although if you have a favourite dress or a piece of fabric you would like to bring along, that is fine.
**COVID 19 PRECAUTION**
All social distancing measures will be put in place including hand sanitiser at the front door. If you own a face mask, feel free to wear it.
If restrictions arise prior to the event occurring - we will be refunding all tickets or move to another date