Saturday June 17th
431 20th Street. Brooklyn, NY 11215
(15th St. - Prospect Park stop at F/G trains)
Come learn about using natural dyes at Limbo! A creative space and store in South Park Slope, they also sell plants, vintage clothing and various items from up-and-coming designers.
This workshop focuses on colorizing fabric using avocado pits. We will also go through the basics of dyeing with natural sources, including mordants.
Avocado pits are a powerful natural dyeing yield beautiful rose tones.
Every participant will receive:
- 1 silk scarf 35"X35" to dye
- 1 zine with a brief history on natural dyes, general instructions and photos of common dye sources
Participants are encouraged to bring other items that they might want to dye.
Refreshments will be served!