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 AN INDIGO MAGIC EXPERIENCE with JAN QUARLES

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 Quarles will teach an introductory class in indigo and basic shibori techniques.  You will learn about indigo and some of its 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

 

 

BOTANICAL PRINTING with

JAN QUARLES

SEPTEMBER 21, 2019   9am-3:30pm

You’ll learn how some plants, both native and non-native, share their colors and create beautiful prints on fabric or paper. You’ll learn how to choose and place plants, roll, dye and steam fabric for beautiful prints. In the morning, we will work with the plants, fabric and paper.  In the afternoon, we’ll explore avenues for adding color.

Your class fee of $120 includes three premordanted scarves, gloves along with supplies, sampling fabric and paper.  Wear old cloths and bring lunch

Please contact Jan Quarles with questions or to request a PayPal invoice to register for the class. You must register and pay by September 30. Her email address is jan37129@yahoo.com.  Enrollment is 12 students maximum.

 

 

Indigo Magic

October 5, 2019    9am-2pm

We had so much fun in June we’re doing it again!  In this class you will learn about indigo, techniques such as itajime (folding and clamping) and arashi (wrapping).  Thinking of holiday gifts created by your own hand?  This is the class for you.  You will make two scarves and yardage for a bag or pillow.   

Your class fee of $95 includes two scarves, a yard of cotton fabric and sampling fabrics as well as gloves, notes, a list of resources and extensive use of shibori tools.  Wear cloths you don’t mind getting dye on (indigo can be a messy process) and bring your lunch. 

Please contact Jan Quarles with questions or to request a PayPal invoice to register for the class.  You must register and pay by September 30.  Her email address is jan37219@yahoo.com.  Enrollment is 12 students maximum.

 

 

 

FALL SALE:

OCTOBER 19, 2019   8am-5pm

ALL PLANTS 10% OFF

Cash or Check   Credit Card 3%

 

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