Want to learn new techniques using indigo dye? You will get to experiment wrapping, painting/printing
patterns on fiber and dip into a naturally fermenting indigo vat. Sign up soon!!
Workshop in Bryn Athyn September 27!!
Dresden dyer’s guild coat of arms includes stirring and turning sticks, a reel for winding fabric, and a rake.
We felt it appropriate this season to begin a workshop series in different studio/workspaces and give each
its own little dyer’s guild.
MAX CAPACITY: 12 students
TIME: 10-4 (we will take a break in the afternoon-food nearby, kitchen space in shop.)
HOW TO SIGN UP FOR WORKSHOP: Pay ahead using paypal and send payment to
firstname.lastname@example.org, and in an email, RSVP your name and we will send you a waiver and
release of liability to sign before workshop.
Queen Elizabeth in Tyrian Purple (mollusk) and below; Shakespeare’s Globe Theater today.
The Philly Swap event was held in the Urban Outfitter’s Naval yard space early October. We had a stand at
the event to describe and demo the indigo vat process. We made small swatch bracelets and also had some
marigolds being boiled to describe a non vat related dye. It was a great experience!!!
Mira and I worked the station next door to the printmakers.