dye, stitch, weave

Textiles

Textiles

Learn how to Eco-dye a range of fabrics using natural plant dyes. Make a steam and dye bundle using leaves, bark and berries from native plants of the Shoalhaven. Machine and hand stitch, applique, fuse and design a hanging or textile panel incorporating the dyed fabrics. Explore string-making, weaving and coiling techniques with experienced teachers and textile artists.

For further information about day and residential textiles workshops for schools, contact Education Manager, Mary Preece