Sep
7
9:30 AM09:30

Fleece Washing & Lime/Zinc Indigo Vat

Come to the Outdoor Studio to wash about five Gulf Coast Native fleeces from Meadow Farm.  These are Clotho's fleeces and will be used in Sheep to Shawl events in the future. We will also have a working Vat, so bring some fibers or fabrics, cellulose only. Bring a bag lunch, beverages will be provided.

 

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Intensive Indigo - Previously scheduled May 18 & 19, 2018
Jun
22
to Jun 23

Intensive Indigo - Previously scheduled May 18 & 19, 2018

Join Becky in her Outdoor Studio for this two-day Intensive Indigo workshop. Day 1 will cover dyeing protein fibers, Day 2 will cover cellulose fibers. You may register for one or both days. See the Workshops page for details on this exciting class!

Note: 10% discount when you register for both days.  Great price for this workshop!

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Standing Rock I.R. Community Garden
May
31
to Jun 6

Standing Rock I.R. Community Garden

On May 31st I will fly with three long time friends to Fargo, ND where we will rent a vehicle and drive to Cannon Ball, ND on the Indian Reservation.  There we will work on June 1 and 2 for a Community Day with Virginia Baptists in the Dover Association.  On June 3 we will drive to Wakpala, SD to celebrate the start of a Community Garden.  On June 4 & 5 we will hold Gardening Workshops and Cooking Demos (what to do with all that produce). We drive back to Fargo on June 6 and fly home.   

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Red Dye Day - FULL
Apr
20
9:00 AM09:00

Red Dye Day - FULL

This is not a Workshop, just a fun Dye Day.  Join Becky and several Madder pots in her Outdoor Studio. Lt. George Washington wrote Gov. Dinwiddie asking for "Blood Red Coats" for the Virginia Regiment, preparing to fight the French & Indian War. We will work the Madder pots for the "Blood Red". Bring protein fibers, bag lunch, and $15 supply fee. 

Registration Closed

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