Join weaver and textile artist Kayla Powers for the first part of her Natural Dye + Weaving weekend intensive.
In this class, students will spend the afternoon learning about botanical color, processing roots, flowers and berries for dye, mordanting and dyeing a variety of fibers including cotton and wool yarn and silk fabric.
Students will leave with the knowledge and skills to work with plant dyes at home as well a set of hand-dyed samples.
No previous experience necessary. All materials will be provided.
About Kayla Powers
Detroit, MI-based Kayla brings a unique approach to weaving, creating textiles with a gorgeous naturally-dyed palette. Relying on local and foraged plants for color, Kayla’s woven blankets and pillows reflect the color of place and season.