Gardening Video: Introduction to Botanical Dyeing

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Wed, Jul 21
2021-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
2021-07-22T00:00:00-04:00
Online
Free
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Extension Master GardenerSM volunteers in Buncombe County
8282555522
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The Learning Garden presents:
Introduction to Botanical Dyeing

Pat Strang, EMGV
Joyce Trumba, EMGV

Learn the basic techniques for turning common plants into pigments to dye any kind of natural fiber. Pat and Joyce’s presentation includes a short history of botanical dyeing and a discussion of easy plants to grow in your garden to get a variety of colors. Using common equipment you have around the house, you will learn how to prepare fiber to get the most long-lasting color. Pat and Joyce will demonstrate the dyeing technique and show the finished results at the end of the presentation.