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Dye Day at the Wabash Woolen Mill

July 8

Friday, July 8, 2022, leaving Bloomington IN at 7:00 a.m.

Our dye day will begin at 10:00 and conclude at 4:00.

Approx. 3 hours drive time one way from Bloomington IN

Cost per participant will be $40.

Please bring a brown bag lunch.

Please contact Mary Buschhorn to sign up by June 20, 2022: fweaver62@gmail.com

Lisa will present a lecture on natural dyeing during the lunch hour. Additionally, Lisa will give us a tour of her fiber mill.

Lisa will have dye pots set up in her dye garden.  She is planning to offer pots of various common plants from her garden such as marigold and Queen Anne’s lace, as well as logwood and cochineal.  8 different natural dyes will be offered.

We will be dyeing 55 yd mini skeins.

We will be allowed to purchase our dyed mini skeins at the conclusion of the workshop at an additional cost per skein.

You will be able to purchase as many or as few skeins as you wish.

Details

Date:
July 8
Event Category:

Organizer

Bloomington Spinners and Weavers Guild
Email:
bswg2018@gmail.com
Website:
bloomspinweave.org