Get down and dirty and make some holiday gifts with this immersion dyeing class. Students will learn the basics of how to color fabric using a dye bath with Fiber Reactive dyes and super basic shibori techniques. It is a good introduction to the process of immersion dyeing, and a great way to make homemade gifts for the holidays.
Materials fee: $25 for dyes, chemicals and min 3 scarves
Student supply list:
Number of hours for class: 4 hrs
Class Level: Fascination, all levels welcome
Member Price: $60
Non-Member Price: $70
Instructor: Melanie Audet
Instructor Bio: 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, where she learned how to use synthetic dyes. She has continued her education by learning the art of natural dyes. She is the owner and proprietor of Melanie Audet Limited Editions and Twig and Berry Dyes. Her love for textiles is more of a compulsion and she loves to share this passion with others.