The Natural Color Spectrum
October 6, 2019 – October 12, 2019
During this workshop students experiment with and explore how to apply color to fabric using a rich array of natural materials. You will learn how to achieve strong, saturated colors using various mordants, tannins and dye stuffs and practice a diverse array of resist techniques to add dimension and pattern to your works. Participants will take home an assortment of fabrics to create a sample book and recipes to continue their natural dye practice at home. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $600
Amy Taylor is a natural dyer who lives in Chicago. She operates a small business handmaking naturally dyed undergarments. She taught at Lillstreet Art Center, UCLA and the Fiberwood Weaving Studio. With a passion for eco-friendly materials and ethical fashion, Taylor’s work focuses on fabric and form to create high quality, one-of-a-kind textiles.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.