Botanical Printed Tea Towel
Cost:$115.00 per person
About this experience
Join us for an inspiring and creative workshop where you will learn the art of botanical printing and create your own unique botanical printed tea towel using the beauty of nature! In this hands-on workshop, you will discover the magic of botanical printing and learn how to transform natural materials into stunning and usable works of art.
In this 2.5 hour class you will learn:
- The history and benefits of botanical printing and how to choose the right plant materials for printing, plus a brief explanation of the true secret of natural dyeing, mordants
- Different natural dye sources, including leaves, flowers, trees, and bugs!
- How to create your own unique botanical prints on fabric and take home your very own botanical printed tea towel!
Upgrade your kitchen essentials with your very own botanical printed 26" x 17" tea towel! This workshop is suitable for both beginners and those with some experience in textile arts.
Choose the following date by clicking the 'book now' button on the left:
- Saturday, May 20, 11am-1:30pm
Partner teacher Atenas, founder of Scarabajo, is a botanical artist passionate about capturing the everlasting beauty of nature and preserving it through her art. Her work combines the traditional techniques of botanical printing and natural dyeing, using sustainably sourced materials from the Pacific Northwest and around the world. Each created piece is one-of-a-kind, showcasing the unique patterns, colors, and textures of the natural elements she works with. From delicate prints on fabric to vibrant yarns and textiles, her art brings the splendor of nature to the forefront, encouraging a deeper understanding and connection with the world around us. Her work is not only visually stunning but also meaningful, preserving the natural elements in art form and fostering a sense of respect and love for our planet.