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Spices of the New and Old World: Dyeing with Turmeric and Annatto

Natural Dyeing with Avacado
Class: Shades of Water: Dyeing with Avacado Seeds and Different Waters. Photo by Maria Elena Pombo.

Discover the secret and diverse color properties of avocado seeds by experimenting with lime and baking soda—easily found modifiers that alter the pink avocado hue toward yellow and more saturated tones respectively. Each participant will receive three silk bandanas to dye with the three mixes, along with a natural dyes zine.
Dates:October 21, 2018 Check for other dates
Meets:Su from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location:Administration Building Classroom 125
Instructor:Maria Elena Pombo
Member Fee:$ 47.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 52.00
Materials Charge:$ 50.00
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