Workshop Botanical Printing ,Natural Dyeing April 21st ,22nd and 23rd

Natural Dyeing and Botanical Printing Workshop TutorNatural Dyeing and Botanical Printing Workshop Tutor Liz Gaffney Whaite April 21st ,22nd and 23rd Learn about creating colour from the plants that surround us here at the station and how plants can imprint their image on fabrics and papers. Each day the adventure begins at 10am and the … Continued

Botanical printing workshops by Heartfelt Studio 2017

What a year for learning . With a range of workshops up and around Scotland , the desire to learn this wonderful skill of Botanical imprinting – sometimes called Eco Printing, has shown to be very popular. People are keen to reconnect with the natural world around them. With the new Airbnb facilities here at … Continued

Botanical printing workshop Strontian May 15th – 17th

I visited Kate this week to look at the layout for the eagerly awaited Imprint – Botanical printing workshop. It is only a month now and there are many of the preparations already made for hosting and tutoring this unique event. Once again I was struck by the sheer peaceful beauty of both the Ariundle … Continued

Glasgow City College Textile Course Workshop visit

[metaslider id=3639]With a lot of preparation from both tutors Fiona and Susan , a date was finally fitted into a hectic time schedule . Today was the day and my prep of fabrics and dye material for this last week would be put to the test. It was to be a taster of mark making … Continued

June Workshop (7th) Beginning Imprint dyeing on fabric – eco dyeing

A  workshop day on imprint dyeing on fabric . This can be a natural lead on from our previous days workshop (TUESDAY JUNE 6TH IMPRINT DYEING ON PAPER – ECO DYEING IN A DAY (there is a cost reduction for attending both days)) or A one day workshop experience  using fabrics including inspirational ideas on recycling … Continued

June Workshop (6th) Imprint dyeing on paper – eco dyeing in a day

A stand alone workshop on imprint dyeing on paper or it can be coupled with Wednesdays workshop to learn a wider range of base materials to print onto. This one day workshop will give you a taste of imprint dyeing, living plant patterns onto various papers. Learn the techniques that makes this very natural form … Continued

May Imprint dyeing workshop (eco dyeing) Ardnamurchan 2017

Imprints of Scotland Eco dyeing residential 3 day workshop at the The Ariundle Centre in Strontian : May 15, 16 and 17 2017[metaslider id=3405] The course fee of £550 includes 5 nights accommodation (including overnight on May 14th and May 18th), 3 full days of Tuition, materials and equipment, as well as all meals and … Continued

October Workshop (Saturday 29th) Over-dyeing coloured fleece

Many of our Scottish breeds have more than one colour in them and it often comes as a surprise that it is possible not only to dye but to create a myriad of tones and shades by using a darker fibre to begin with. These pieces of fieldwork are by Jennifer Alexander  showing the beautiful colour … Continued

Finding my Textile Soul in Azanza

New discoveries of what plants make what marks          Wonderful investigation of new discoveries Words can not aptly embrace the joy and creative energy in partaking in this special event. It took 9 months of incubation and constant work of passionate textile people , across literally the world, to create this very … Continued

January 2 day Workshop Natural Dyeing and Tapestry weaving

Two Day Workshop : 23rd /24th January : Natural Dyeing and tapestry weaving “From the Land to the Cloth” by Ann Ross Two days to immerse yourself in a colourful unfolding of new and old methods of adding colour to cloth and spun fibre. DAY 1 The aim of the workshop is to raise awareness of  the … Continued