Hand-Dyed Yarn Workshop

This hands-on class is an introduction to the ancient art of natural dyeing. Over one class meeting, you will learn the basic principles of fabric dyeing with natural materials like madder root, turmeric, beets, coffee, food coloring, Kool-Aid, and other dyes. This class will include presentations about some of the varied approaches to natural dyeing worldwide, from the Andes to West Africa. A materials fee of $40 is payable to the instructor at the first class. Instructor: Diane Ivey

Sections

YARN-SP19.01

Start Date

April 13, 2019

Time

9:00am

Location

CCAE

Cost

$145.00

Availability

12

1 Saturday, 9am-4:30pm. April 13.

A materials fee of $40 is payable to the instructor at the first class.

Instructors: Diane Ivey

Instructor

Diane Ivey

Textile Artist and Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Lady Dye Yarns

Diane holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Mass Communication with a concentration in Print Journalism from Georgia College & State University. She also holds a Masters in Public Administration with a concentration in Non-Profit Management from Suffolk University. She has spent several years promoting her yarn at craft events in the Boston area as well as teaching knitting at various venues. A knitter for the last 11 years, dyer, spinner and crocheter for seven years, Diane looks forward to expanding her business.

Website: ladydyeyarns.com