July 16, 2016
by dfbanks@earthlink.net
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401 – Eco-printing on Cloth and Paper ~ Nancy Farr Begnini

Students will learn to dye with leaves and other plant materials in this introduction to contact printing with plants (eco-printing). Topics discussed and demonstrated, then practiced by students, will include the best techniques to the fiber/cloth being printed, as well … Continue reading

July 16, 2016
by dfbanks@earthlink.net
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402 – Color, Color, Everywhere ~ Amy King

Participants in this workshop will spend time dyeing in several different methods on several different fibers to illustrate the different dye take-up –and then, what dyers need to do to adjust color to those fibers. Then they’ll spin. Working as … Continue reading

July 16, 2016
by dfbanks@earthlink.net
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403 – Not Your Grandma’s Dye Pot ~ Kathrin Weber

Students will learn the basics of dyeing – dyeing safely, traditional as well as non-traditional application of dyes, and processes needed to set the dyes for color fastness. This is a dye class for fiber artists who approach (or would like to approach) dyeing with confidence … Continue reading

July 4, 2016
by dfbanks@earthlink.net
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403 Kathrin Weber ~ Not Your Grandma’s Dye Pot

Clyde, North Carolina Kathrin has been living in the North Carolina mountains as a full time, self-employed fiber artist since 1980. Known for her colorful hand-dyed yarn and handwoven fabrics, she has marketed her work through national level craft shows, SB Game Hacker … Continue reading