Colors of Autumn: Dyeing with Walnut Shells and Pinecones - Brooklyn Botanic Garden

18 November 2018

Colors of Autumn: Dyeing with Walnut Shells and Pinecones - Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
990 Washington Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11225

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Before the discovery of synthetic dyes, plants and other natural sources were used by all cultures to color fiber. Discover the history and basics of dyeing with plants by using walnut shells and pinecones to create a range of tan and brown hues. Each participant will receive two silk scarves to dye during the workshop and a natural dyes zine.