Botanical plant dyes
9:30am to 12:00pm
Explore the ancient process of dyeing fabric using plants. Learn how to extract sustainable, skin friendly pigments from native plants, especially eucalypts, complimented with common botanical items found in your fridge and pantry. Use simple techniques to create botanical patterns on natural fibre fabrics. All materials provided.
Wear a hat and enclosed shoes. Bring a snack and a keep cup or water bottle.
Location: Meet at the Mt Coot-tha Visitor Information Centre
Bookings required. Bookings open 1 month prior. For more information and to book call 07 3403 2535.
Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha, 152 Mt Coot-tha Road, Toowong
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