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Natural Dyeing with Avocado

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:May 5, 2019 Check for other dates
Meets:Su from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location:Administration Building GH 1
Instructor:Maria Elena Pombo
Member Fee:$ 49.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 54.00
Materials Charge:$ 60.00
Notes:You must bring your registration confirmation to the Garden for admittance to each class session. Report to the security desk at the 1000 Washington Avenue entrance, and you will be directed to your classroom. Show your confirmation for free admission to the Garden before each class. For drivers, the parking lot is located at 900 Washington Avenue. Allow 5 to 10 minutes to walk from the parking lot to the Education building.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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