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When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Mary Spyrou
  • Course Code W22TTSE01A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Discover the beauty of natural dyes from plants and botanical extracts in a 2 day taster, exploring colour potential in a creative and friendly environment.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Learn how to prepare fabric for dyeing
  • Discover how to create colours on fabrics from plants using kitchen waste and botanical matter
  • Learn how to prepare fabric for dyeing
  • Discover how to create colours on fabrics from plants using kitchen waste and botanical matter
  • Identify dye plants that can grow in UK
  • Complete a mini swatchbook of fabrics on different bases showing natural dye colour with notes

Cost

  • Full fee
    £105
  • Concession fee
    £80
  • Class format and activities

    The course will be in the studio and taught in a group format. There will be recipes, an inspirational presentation, links, book recommendations, a video and suppler list. There will be constructive feedback and support from your tutor and group work to share learning.

    Entry requirements

    This course is suitable for beginners and all levels.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    The studio is on the second floor with a lift to the first and stair lift to the second. If you have mobility issues, please notify the department in advance of the course starting.

    What you need

    Notebook, pencil and apron.

    What you can do next

    Morley College offer a wide range of textile and creative courses, please see the website or course brochure for inspiration.