Natural Dyes: Extracting Pigment from Local and Seasonal Texas Plants – Distance Learning

Date

May 30 2020

Time

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Cost

$20 ($18 member)

Explore regional and seasonal plants that provide a range of remarkable natural dye colors in this online class. Casey Galloway, local fiber artist and instructor​, will teach step by step approaches to preparing a variety of fibers for dyeing, as well as mordanting, dye extraction, fiber care, and responsible harvesting. Demonstrations, Q&A, and handouts included. Sponsored by San Antonio Water System.

Participants will be asked to take a brief survey, which allows the Botanical Garden to get credit from San Antonio Water System and for participants to get WaterSaver Rewards points if any are available for the class. A weblink and instructions will be sent 24 hours prior to the start of class. A computer and internet connection required.

Instructor: Casey Galloway, Local Fiber Artist and Instructor​