Indigo Dyeing Class – From Seed to Dye

  • 06/01/2019
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn the process of indigo dyeing with Debbie Jircik!

Indigo Dyeing – From Seed to Dye

Saturday, June 1, 2019

10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Adults  – $75

All materials supplied. No experience necessary.

Payment/registration deadline:  May 25

Instructor:  Debbie Jircik

Students should bring a bag lunch to class.  Dress for wet mess  and please bring an apron or smock.

THIS CLASS WILL ALSO BE HELD ON THURSDAY AUGUST 15 (Payment/registration deadline: Aug 8)

Learn about the magic of indigo, its plant sources and how to make and maintain a 1-2-3 fermentation vat. Starting with fresh leaf Japanese indigo dyeing on silk scarves, we will then create an organic vat with powdered indigo to do simple shibori resist techniques on a cotton bandana. Learn about the process of growing Japanese indigo, which will grow in our northern climate.  Students will leave class with a 2-inch potted indigo plant to try growing it for yourself, just in time for the beginning of the growing season.

Raw Indigo

Eagle River, clay & paper artist, gardener, & food advocate – Debbie Jircik, will share her passions for working with natural & environmentally friendly materials with LOLA students.

No refunds will be given after the deadline date.    Parking is available behind the LOLA Center for the Arts building.





Planning on staying overnight in town for a LOLA Class?  Then stay with our friends at The Gateway Lodge and received 10% off your lodging!  Just mention that you are in town for a LOLA class or event at time of booking.

The Gateway Lodge is located at 4103 Hwy. B Land O’ Lakes, WI 54540.  Visit their website for more information about the historic Gateway Lodge and call (800) 848-8058 to make your reservation today!






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Venue Phone: (715) 547-3950

Venue Website:

4262 County Rd B, Land O Lakes, Wisconsin, 54540, United States