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Textile Talk: Cloth Across Cultures

Textile Talk: Cloth Across Cultures

Thursday, August 25, 2016 : REGISTER NOW How do cultures from around the world use surface design to create distinctive textiles? What messages are hidden in the cloth? Draw inspiration…

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Eco Printing

Eco Printing

Saturday, August 27, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Many common flowers make great dyes, including marigolds, coreopsis, cosmos and yarrow. Printing with flowers directly onto fabric, we will dye and oversized…

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Nuno Felt Scarf

Nuno Felt Scarf

Saturday, August 27, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Nuno is a felting technique in which wool fibers are felted into a fabric base. Using hand dyed silk and luxurious merino wool,…

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Color Wheel in Wool

Color Wheel in Wool

Monday, August 29, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Dye your own 12-step color wheel using acid dyes on wool fabric. Learn the art of getting repeatable, predictable colors every time, and…

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Steam Cabinet and Dye Vat Training

Steam Cabinet and Dye Vat Training

Monday, August 29, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Learn the basics of using the steam cabinet and dye vat in the Dye Lab. This free training session will show you what…

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Dye Lab Training

Dye Lab Training

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Learn the ABCs of renting the Textile Center Ellen Erede Wells Dye Lab for yourself or a group. This training session, required to…

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Etsy Behind the Scenes

Etsy Behind the Scenes

Monday, September 12, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Etsy.com is a vast online marketplace for handmade goods, and whether you already have a shop or are getting ready to take the…

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Dye Lab Training September

Dye Lab Training September

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 : REGISTER NOW Learn the ABCs of renting the Textile Center Ellen Erede Wells Dye Lab for yourself or a group. This training session, required to…

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Shibori Dyeing: Arashi

Shibori Dyeing: Arashi

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 : REGISTER NOW By wrapping, scrunching, and binding you can create irregular patterns on fabric that look like a stormy sky. Learn the basics of dyeing cotton with…

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Dye Dabbler September

Dye Dabbler September

Thursday, September 15, 2016 : REGISTER NOW You have to start somewhere and what better place to learn the basics of dyeing than the Dye Lab? Whether you’ve got animal…

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