Indigo Dyeing Workshops

When:
2017-07-30T12:00:00-04:00
2017-07-30T12:15:00-04:00
Where:
Black Creek Pioneer Village
1000 Murray Ross Pkwy
North York, ON M3J 2P3
Canada
Cost:

Silk Scarves & Resist Dyeing Techniques

Time: 12:00 p.m. / Cost: $15.00 + HST

Discover the magic of dyeing with indigo! Learn resist dyeing techniques with Black Creek’s Costume Designer in an introductory workshop. Leave with your own indigo dyed silk scarf. Spaces are limited! (All materials are provided.)

Open Dip Indigo Dyeing

Time: 2:30 p.m. / Cost: $10.00 + HST

Dyeing for more colour? Join Black Creek’s Costume Designer for an open indigo dip as she brews up another batch. Bring up to 100 g of any natural fibre to dip in the pot while still learning the basics of indigo dyeing. A great way to enrich your craft practice such as quilting, rug hooking, knitting and more! (Please bring own materials to dye)

 

  • Workshops take place at Samuel Stong’s House in the Village. Please check in with Admissions for directions.
  • The workshop will start at the designated time so please arrive 10 minutes early. Workshops are approximately one hour long.