Ecoprinting and Natural Dyes Workshop - Licking Park District

Trails at Infirmary Mound Park and Taft Reserve North are OPEN to Horses. Lobdell Reserve and Taft South remain CLOSED to HORSES.

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Ecoprinting and Natural Dyes Workshop

June 2, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM


This is an introduction to contact dyeing using eco-printing concepts and color modifying techniques. With the grounds of Infirmary Mound Park as inspiration we will collect leaves and plant material to print on naturally dyed silk.  Artists Patricia Kresty will demonstrate the process and guide participants in identifying which plants print reliably, fabric preparation, bundling and steaming/steeping methods. We will not be dyeing; the silk will be dyed and ready to print.  The transformation of color and leaf imprints will provide you with your own unique piece of wearable art.

Each participant will design and print a silk scarf or raw silk table runner to take home.  The class is suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience.

Registration is closed.


June 2, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM


Infirmary Mound Park- James Bradley Senior Center
4309 Lancaster Road
Granville, OH 43023 United States
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