with wolseley wool
where: 889 westminster avenue, winnipeg
when: november 6/13/20/27, 2018, 6:30-9:00pm
cost: $150 plus $15 per 5 minis skein of yarn you’d like to dye (class 1) and $12 per silk scarf or set of 4 cotton napkins you’d like to ecoprint (class 2)
more details: so you’ve maybe played around with natural dyes a couple of times, or maybe you follow a bunch of natural dyers on instagram and love what they do but haven’t tried it yourself yet. join ash alberg of sunflower knit for a natural dyeing boot camp! this class is for anyone who wants to dive deeper into natural dyeing. we’ll start off dyeing mini skeins of yarn in the first class to see what different mordants and modifiers can do to the end colour, move to eco-printing silk scarves and cotton napkins in class 2, make one-of-a-kind block prints on fabric in class 3, and finish off making our very own inks and paints for extra-special paper cards in the final week.
tickets can be purchased in-person or by phoning the store at 204-772-5648.