Experimenting with natural dyes

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Experimenting with natural dyes

Date & Time

Sun 12 Aug 2018 • 11:00am - 12:00pm

2018-08-12 11:00:00 2018-08-12 12:00:00 Australia/Brisbane Experimenting with natural dyes Join Simone Cross as she discusses dying wool, cotton and silk with roots, bark, leaves, fruit, berries, nut or flowers that she forages from around Brisbane and in her own backyard. Unlike synthetic dyes, natural dyes are non-toxic, non-polluting, environmentally friendly and do not cause any allergic reactions. Simone will discuss the process of natural dyeing, why you would want to do it and some surprises it can give you! Brisbane Square Library

Age

Young adults, Adults, Seniors

Cost

Free

Join Simone Cross as she discusses dying wool, cotton and silk with roots, bark, leaves, fruit, berries, nut or flowers that she forages from around Brisbane and in her own backyard. Unlike synthetic dyes, natural dyes are non-toxic, non-polluting, environmentally friendly and do not cause any allergic reactions. Simone will discuss the process of natural dyeing, why you would want to do it and some surprises it can give you!

Booking

Bookings required. Phone Brisbane Square Library on 07 3403 4166 to reserve your place.

Venue

Brisbane Square Library, 266 George Street, Brisbane City
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