Learn to cook with dye!
In this workshop, you will learn all about the natural dyeing process. You will be taught about the technical requirements of the natural dyeing process, sustainability of dyeing, commercial and natural dye extracts, and how to find dyes in your very own home! You will prepare 4 different dyes and combine them to achieve intriguing patterns with Shibori resist methods. You will learn various folding techniques to achieve remarkable patterns and one of a kind designs :)
You will leave with head brimming with ideas, a stash of samples, beautiful works of textile art, and maybe a little dye on your hands!
About Bettina Ludovici (DyeHaus)
Bettina's passion for dyeing spans decades! She decided to turn her passion into a career, formalizing and deepening her skills with a Diploma of Textile Design and Screen printing. She's worked in various creative fields, from operating a ceramics studio, to working in the book trade, and now travels extensively to attend (and teach!) workshops.
Bettina runs DyeHaus, a studio located in the Upper Blue Mountains, offering a variety of dyeing workshops.. find out more at www.dyehaus.com.au
- All about natural dyeing!
- Sustainability of dyeing
- Where to find natural dyes in your own home/backyard
- All ingredients/materials for dyeing process
- Aprons & Gloves to keep clean
- Samples and knowledge to take to continue making beautiful things at home!
- Comfortable clothes you don't mind getting a little dirty/dyed
- An eagerness to learn an awesome new skill!
Vendor since 2014
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. If you do miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email email@example.com to organise a refund or transfer.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
- Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
- Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.