Natural Product Dyeing

Join us for this exciting course to learn how to identify and forage local plants to make natural dyes. You will master processes such as bundle dyeing, dip dyeing, salt resist, and shibori resist and explore various non-toxic techniques to design and create exciting textile scarves, cushions, bags.

Site

Eastbourne

Level

Level 2

Course Type

Adult

4.7 out of 5 student feedback rating

Courses

Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee
7119010 15/09/21 15/12/21 Thursday 16:00 17:00 £100
enrol 7119020 26/01/22 06/04/22 Thursday 16:00 17:00 £100
enrol 7119030 06/04/22 30/06/22 Thursday 16:00 17:00 £100

What will I study?

During this course, you will learn how to identify and forage for local plants to make your own natural dyes. You will develop new processes such as bundle dyeing, dip dyeing, salt resist and shibori resist. We will explore these various non-toxic techniques to design and create exciting textile scarves, cushions, bags etc.

How will I be assessed?

This is a non-accredited course designed for those who want to experiment with natural dyes for up cycling old garments

What qualification will I achieve?

There is no formal qualification attached to this course

What can I do after completing this course?

You may be interested in signing up for our Fashion and Textiles Course.

Additional Info

It is recommended that you wear old clothes to these sessions as the dye could cause permanent damage or stain