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Natural Dye Printing II at Contemporary Textile Studio

Part of the Sustainable Design Series at the Contemporary Textile Studio Co-operative, at 401 Richmond in Toronto.

June 24, 25 + 26 (Friday, Saturday + Sunday) 10 am - 4 pm

This intensive 3-day workshop will build on the processes introduced in Natural Dye Printing I. This workshop addresses the use of mordant dyes and further explores the relationship between dyes and mordants. Various methods for preparing fabrics with mordants will be examined. Technical and creative experimentation with mordant printing, discharge and resist, colour modifiers and lake pigments will be explored through sampling on cloth with stencils, blocks and screens.

Tuition: $325.00 + $50.00 materials fee +HST(includes dyes, fabrics and auxiliaries)


LOCATION:  Contemporary Textile Studio, 401 Richmond Street West, Toronto