Natural Dyeing 101

Learn all about how to make natural dyes using compostable items like food scraps, wildflowers, and roots! Bring your clothing items to dye and renew. Pay homage to nature and its broad color palate as we brew sustainable dyes that are healthy for the earth. Come explore techniques for pattern making such as ombre, block printing, and tie dye. Let’s upcycle to fashion and style!

WHEN: May 15 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
WHERE: Compost Demo Site at Snug Harbor
ADMISSION: $10 | Student/Senior:  $8 | Snug Harbor Member: $8


Note: please bring items that are mainly composed of natural fibers such as cotton, linen, silk, wool, bamboo, and rayon. A limited number of fabric scraps will also be provided for experimentation.