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Mar 17 & 18 Natural Dyes: Indigo + Clay Resist


  • Oil and Cotton 817 W. Davis #110 Street dallas, Texas (map)

Saturday, March 17  1-6pm &  Sunday, March 18 1-4pm
#of Students: 4-8

Learn to print on cloth with clay resist paste and over dye with organic indigo! The first day,  students will learn how to make one simple collograph plate out of easy to find materials, discuss cloth stretching techniques, review repeat design methods, and learn easy textile printing approaches to create their clay resist printed cloth. Participants will print on cotton and silk noil. The second day, students will learn how to make and maintain an organic fructose indigo vat and will work in groups to dye, rinse, and hang their clay resisted artworks. Students will leave with samples of printed cloth with unique designs to be used in future projects. All materials are provided! Register at www.oilandcotton.com