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Seeing Color: an Introduction to Fiber Reactive Dyes
August 05, 2019
August 26, 2019
August 05, 2019, 5:00 PM 7:30 PM
August 12, 2019, 5:00 PM 7:30 PM
August 19, 2019, 5:00 PM 7:30 PM
August 26, 2019, 5:00 PM 7:30 PM
TWIL at the Manitou Art Center
MAC Member – $125.00
Member – $125.00
Non-Member – $140.00
Sew Fun Member – $126.00
In this class, students will be introduced to basic surface design techniques. Students will learn how to thicken powdered fiber reactive dyes with print paste, how to mix colors, how to apply dyes onto fabric and how to set these colors using soda ash and steam. We will be making our own color wheel and learning basic color theory. This class is for those who are more technically minded and who are interested in learning the basic processes of fiber reactive dyes before applying any type of creativity.
: $20 includes fabric, dyes and chemicals
Student supply list
Fascination, open to all levels. no pre-requisites required.
: Melanie Audet
: Melanie Audet is originally from the Detroit area of Michigan. She received a BA from Albion College and a BFA from the Oregon College of Art and Craft. She is the owner and proprietor of Melanie Audet Limited Editions. Her love for textiles is more of a compulsion and she loves to share this passion with others.