with gaspereau valley fibres
where: 830 gaspereau river road, wolfville, ns
when: december 8, 2018, 10:00am-3:00pm
cost: $110 (additional scarves and/or sets of 4 napkins available for $15/each)
more details: learn how to make beautiful patterns using natural materials. students will dye a silk scarf/tarot cloth and/or organic cotton napkins using a mixture of petals, leaves, bark, and other natural materials. great for last-minute gift giving!
in the second part of class, samson will lead students through photography basics, beginning with showing photos taken during the dyeing portion and edited over the lunch break. using tools as simple as your smart phone, learn essential elements of storytelling to elevate your social media game. students will be able to apply photography techniques learned to taking photos for creating their own holiday greeting cards.
provided materials: silk scarves and/or sets of 4 organic cotton napkins, yarn for tieing, natural dyes (may be foraged or purchased from ethical suppliers), eco-print materials (may be foraged or purchased from ethical suppliers), non-latex gloves, ziploc bag
students provide: clothes you are comfortable getting messy in (including footwear), an apron, lunch, smart phone and/or camera
tickets can be purchased in-person at the store or by calling 902-542-2656.