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Silk scarf workshop using natural dyes

Silk scarf workshop using natural dyes

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

My name is Lara, and I have been studying and using pigments since I was in my teens. My passion for color has bled into fabric. Since then, I have been dyeing and sewing fabric for 15 years. I helped on mardi gras floats, took Master’s classes in costume design at Tulane University. I studied as a sewing apprentice in high school and did quilted paintings in my undergraduate. I also studied…
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What we’ll do

You'll arrive at my condo and we will be in my garage which I've converted into a textile heaven. First, we will say hello and get situated within the space that I hope inspires you. *Learn the Process* I will give you a brief overview of some simple dying practices. The techniques for dyeing our scarves uses natural dyes and salt which created a distinctive style. You don’t need any experience…

What else you should know

Please park in guest parking. It may be a few minutes walk.

What I’ll provide

Tea and Water
Freshly-brewed got tea and seltzer provided
Creative supplies
Organic dyes, paintbrushes, salt, water, fair-trade silk scarf ready to be dyed!

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Where you'll be

We will conduct our workshop in my garage - which is my converted art studio in my condo. It's open air if it's nice outside, white walls and the perfect blank canvas for painting scarves.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Please park in guest parking. It may be a few minutes walk.
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Silk scarf workshop using natural dyes
1 review
$55/person
1 review
$55/person