Southwest school of art
natural dye weekend Intensive workshop
300 Augusta St, San Antonio, TX 78205
July 12-13, 2015

During this two-day workshop Southwest School of Art participants dyed with indigo, cochineal, and marigold to receive the full spectrum of natural color on cotton. Participants learned the basics of natural dyes, how to extract color, what are mordants and tannins, how to paint with mordants on cotton. Every one left the workshop with a collection of swatches and six 17”x17” handkerchiefs dyed and designed by the participant