9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, July 15, 2017

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN

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Registration deadline: Saturday, July 8, 2017

Cost: $100 (includes lunch)

All times are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Event is Open for registration. Use the form below to register today.

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice will host “Color Basics and Harmonies/Dyeing Animal and Protein Fibers,” from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Saturday, July 16.

White Violet Center for Eco-Justice will host “Dyeing Cotton and Plant-Based Yarn and Fibers” workshop from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Saturday, July 15, 2017.

Learn how to dye plant fibers in rainbow skeins in your very own colors!
No previous experience needed.
Get step-by-step instructions on how to hand paint your own beautiful skeins of cotton, rayon, Tencel®, linen and other plant fibers using fiber reactive dyes.
In the morning, you’ll jump right into the process and dye a tonal skein in your favorite color. While that skein is batching, we’ll talk about color combinations and get started dyeing some more complicated colorways.
In the afternoon, we’ll continue dyeing your skeins and by 3 p.m., we can rinse the first skeins from the morning.


Robin Edmundson

Award-winning fiber artist Robin Edmundson will lead color theory and fiber dyeing workshops at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods on June 15. Robin Edmundson of Robin J. Edmundson's Designs is an award-winning fiber artist specializing in color. She has extensive experience teaching and lecturing on spinning, weaving, dyeing, color theory and creativity. She was a recipient of an Indiana Artist Grant by the Indiana Arts Commission and her work has been featured in many fiber arts exhibitions and fine art/craft shows. She dyes, weaves, gardens and homeschools on a beautiful place in southern Indiana. There is always something on the loom and something getting ready to go in a dyepot. Visit her website at www.robinjedmundson.com.

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