Seasonal Natural Dyeing Summer

When and Where

Dates
2 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020 (27.5 hours, 5 weeks)
Days and times
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Location
Morley College London Waterloo Centre

Cost

Full fee
£265 Staged Payments may be available
Concession fee
£210
Senior fee
£240

Quick Facts

Availability
Yes
Tutor
Zoe Burt
Course code
VTX218C

What you will learn

Research seasonal natural dyeing on sustainable fabrics such as organic cotton, peace silk and hemp. Plants available at this time of year include Coreopsis, Saint John's Wort and Dyers' Camomile. Develop an individual project for a textile artwork, fashion application or interior to showcase your design development. Particularly aimed at those who have already completed at least one of the other modules.

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • Experiment with a summer seasonal natural dye palette on a range of fibres
  • Develop an individual project for a textile artwork, fashion application or interior design
  • Research, discuss and use sustainable fabrics
  • Complete a book of plant colour swatches with recipes and suppliers

Class format and activities

Group discussions, Q &A, introductions to new materials and techniques, practical help with equipment and materials where necessary.
In order to make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

Entry requirements

Particularly aimed at those who have completed at least one of the other natural dyeing courses.

What you need to know before you enrol

Please contact ALS on 0207 450 1972 or Art and Design admin on 0207 450 1934 before enrolling if you have any mobility support.

What you will need for your class

Notebook, pen, camera/phone. Fabric swatches £5 . Other fabrics available to buy at cost price from the studio including organic cotton and wool yarn, washed linen, silks.

What you can do next

Further seasonal natural dye and print courses and a range of textile course available at Morley College.