Hiding in Plain Sight: An Introduction to Natural Dyes on Paper
In this two-session virtual workshop, you will learn to draw out natural dyes that are latent in plants and insects and apply them on paper.
Instructor: Kyle Holland
Using substantive and mordant natural dyes—two groups of natural dyes that are accessible and safe to use at home—we will cover how to coax color out of dyestuff through aqueous extraction, the preparation and function of mordants, and several techniques for applying both dyes and mordants on paper. You will leave with a small collection of naturally-dyed paper featuring the character, depth, and texture that distinguish natural dyes from other media that can beView more
Registration deadline: 2/7/23
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Feb 21, 2023 at 05:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Tue)
- Feb 28, 2023 at 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Tue)
1754 E 47th St, Cleveland, OH 44103
Small parking lot adjacent to building, available to the public. Street parking.
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