Botanical Bundle Dyeing @ Venn
8/25/19 @ Venn Co-working space in Brooklyn
2 Day Natural Dye retreat
An advanced workshop of 16 students, teaching them how to apply natural color on fabric, mordant, prepare the dyes and create resist patterns using materials found in nature @ Liberty Upstate Art Retreat hosted by Future Clear Design Studio
Student’s creative stick resist bundle, dyed with Logwood, Madder Root & a touch of indigo.
Natural Dye Painting
2018 - Madeline Lynch and I lead a 3 hour workshop during the Osmunda Artist Residency at Gallery 151 on the history of natural dyes and how to apply them to fabric using a paintbrush and sponge application.
Natural Dyeing with food scraps
2018 - An afternoon session of natural dyeing on Silk fabrics using a variety of dyes found in the kitchen inspired by the food waste used from Ambrosia Elixirs Cafe in Brooklyn, NY.