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100 mile natural dyeing

with upper canada fibreshed and elora centre for the arts

where: 75 melville street, elora

when: may 20, 2018, 10am-4pm

cost: $95 plus HST + $45 kit fee

more details: learn how to dye yarn with natural dyer ash alberg using materials from the Upper Canada Fibreshed. using locally foraged plants and dorset wool from Circle R Farm, we'll spend the day learning everything from how to forage ethically and responsibly and how not to shock your fibres. students will choose between multiple dye pots and/or eco-printing (make your own speckled yarn with environmentally friendly practices!). leave the workshop with enough naturally dyed yarn to make a project for yourself or a loved one. 

*please bring a lunch, a pair of rubber or latex gloves, and wear clothes that you can get messy in.

Earlier Event: May 5
shawl design 101
Later Event: June 2
drop-in dye day