Friday, 27 April 2012

Natural Dye and Felt Workshops in the Dye Garden at Blaen Wern North Wales workshops and

Colours from the Dye Garden
Designing with Felt & Stitch
A series of linked workshops
Spring 2012-Winter 2013
Anne Campbell & Helen Melvin
Spend a Saturday dyeing prefelts and yarns with natural dyes with Helen as tutor. Spend a Sunday stitching and felting with Anne exploiting the potential of pre-felts, a fine soft malleable pure merino fabric
  • Learn the Techniques of Natural Dyeing
  • Create experimental and unique felts
  • Take workshops together or singly .
  • Mix and match dyeing and felting days.
The Medieval Dye Pot May 19th & Free Form Patchwork Felt May 20th

Eco Dyeing July28th Bags & Book Covers & Textured Pieces July 29th

Dyeing The Blues October 13th&Mark Making in Blues October 14th

The Dyes of the World February 23rd 2013 & Felted Shapes and Patterns February 24th

Interested? Contact Helen Melvin on 01745 710507