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On this course, you will gain the necessary skills to develop a range of techniques, defining your palette for your practice or project. This workshop is suitable for beginners.
Throughout this course, you will be supported by artist Katie Taylor, who will help you learn about natural dyeing techniques on wool fabric.
This is an exciting opportunity to learn the basics and will include an exploration of dye stuffs from a variety of available sources such as the kitchen or garden.
After you have completed the course, you can progress to another learning for leisure course. We offer many exciting courses: find out more on our website.
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Leisure CourseQualifications explained
2019 Textiles: Natural Dyeing and ColouringAdult: £125.00
Fees may be subject to change
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In this workshop, you will learn about:
We will also briefly touch on bundle dyeing and basic shibori techniques.
You will be encouraged to develop a dye book to record your results, which will give you a reference to use and add to after the workshop. The techniques are all simple enough to be replicated at home for dyeing yarns and fabrics.
It’s a really brilliant course and the college offers everything that you need. There’s always support on hand if you need it.”
This course is suitable for beginners. You will need an apron, a notebook and a pen.
You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:
Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.
This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.
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