*New date added*
Sunday 17th January 2017 from 10am to 4pm @ Queens Park Art Centre Aylesbury. Visit their website for more details and to book at www.qpc.org.uk or phone 01296 424332.
Alternatively, why not organise your own group session?
Introduction to Fabric Dyeing
This session will introduce you to
Procion Mx dyes. Learn how to achieve
different tints, tones and shades of colour, using a technique known as Low Water Immersion Dyeing.
Samples of work and comprehensive written
instructions will support my demonstration and instruction and a full list of
requirements will be available prior to the workshop. Please bring along any colour images etc that
You are welcome to bring your own
fabrics and I will have a selection for you to purchase. You will need 6 x fat quarters i.e. 1½
metres. Please note that the fabrics
must be cellulose (plant) based i.e. cotton, muslin, linen, hessian, and must
be prepared for dyeing. Ask your
supplier if not sure.
At the end of the session I hope you
will leave feeling inspired and armed with the information required to explore fabric
You should wear old
clothes and sensible shoes as you will spend a lot of time on your feet. A protective apron and rubber gloves are also
basic workshop is suitable for adults of all levels
of workshop: 3 hours
limited to 12