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Natural Designing With Native Plants

Since 1997 we have advanced the use of native plants in modern landscapes.
Today GroWild is recognized as one of the leading wholesale native plant nurseries in the eastern U.S.

 AN INDIGO MAGIC EXPERIENCE with JAN QUARELS

June 14 and 15, 2019

Friday – Saturday

9am – 2pm

Discover the amazing transformations of indigo with two exciting days of exploration!

Friday June 14 – Jan Quarels will teach an introductory class in indigo and basic shibori techniques.  You will learn about indogo and some of it’s history and use, explore several ways to make indigo vats and learn folding and clamping (itajime), wrapping (arashi) and other basic techniques  $95

Saturday June 15, Jan will teach us more advanced folding and wrapping techniques as well as supplemental natural dyes for overdyeing.  This class is open to those who have attended ‘indigo 101’ class.  $95

Take both days for a fee of $170 for an immersive experience and save $20!

The kit provided for each class includes tow scarves, a yard of cotton fabric as well as gloves, notes,

and a list of resources along with extensive use of shibori tools.

Wear cloths you don’t mind getting dye on as indigo can be messy.  Bring a sack lunch.

 

AUGUST 24, 2019

Celebrate Hummingbirds at Warner Park Nature Center

9am-2:30pm

Mike will be speaking  – details TBA

https://www.nashville.gov/Parks-and-Recreation/Nature-Centers-and-Natural-Areas/Warner-Park-Nature-Center.aspx

 SEPTEMBER 13-14, 2019

Huntsville Native Plant Symposium

Huntsville Botanical Gardens

Mike will be speaking – details TBA

hsvbg.org/our-garden

 

PRINTING WITH NATIVE PLANTS 101 & 201 with JAN QUARLES

SEPTEMBER 20 and 21, 2019    9AM-2PM

 

Friday September 20 – Printing with Native Plants 101.  Jan will teach you how to choose and place plants, roll, dye and steam fabric for beautiful prints.

Your class fee of $95 includes premordanted scarves, gloves along with supplies, sampling fabric and paper.  Wear old cloths and bring lunch

 

Saturday September 20 – Printing with Native Plants 201.  will focus on adding additional elements of color.  You will explore mordants, additives and ways to add other dye colors to the prints you make.  The class is open to students who have completed the introductory class.

Class fee of $95 includes two scarves, gloves and other supplies.

                                                                                                    Take both days for a fee of $170 for an immersive experience and save $20!

 

FALL SALE:

OCTOBER 19, 2019   8am-5pm

ALL PLANTS 10% OFF

Cash or Check   Credit Card 3%

 

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