Botanical plant dyes

Botanical plant dyes

Date & time
Sat 14 Mar 2020
12:30pm to 3:00pm
Add to Calendar 2020-03-14 12:30 2020-03-14 15:00 Australia/Brisbane Botanical plant dyes 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 Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha, 152 Mt Coot-tha Road, Toowong
Age

Open

Cost

Free

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

Bookings required. Bookings open 1 month prior. For more information and to book call 07 3403 2535.

Venue

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha, 152 Mt Coot-tha Road, Toowong

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