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.

 

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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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Indigo Dyeing - From Seed to Dyeshow details + $75.00 (USD)  

Venue:  

Venue Phone: (715) 547-3950

Venue Website:

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