Half Day Workshops
African Indigo Resist Workshop
Learn 4 different indigo resist dyeing techniques: wrap, bean wrap, stitch, and hand painted resist. Each attendee will prep one yard of fabric with the different resist techniques and leave with indigo crystals to finish your fabric at home.
Adire: African Indigo Resist Scarves
Learn multiple indigo resist techniques: stitch resist, bean wrap and wood blocks. Then select which techniques to use on your scarves. Participants will leave with two complete indigo resist dyed 100% silk scarves.
Rose Center Medallion
Explore your artistic skill through textile painting to create your own “Chintz” fat quarter size center medallion. If you prefer not to paint free hand, stencils will be provided, so everyone can leave with a completed design.
Learn textile painting to create your own “Chintz” 13 x 13 size center medallion or quilt block. Participants can learn to paint the sunflowers free hand or with the help of a stencil.
Full Day Workshops
Adire: African Indigo Resist and Dye Workshop
Learn 4 different indigo resist dyeing techniques: wrap, bean wrap, stitch, and hand painted resist. Participants will each receive a kit which allows them to leave with 1 yard of fabric dyed and ready for your next quilt.
Nine Patch Variation
Hand paint four 6 inch blocks and one 12 inch block to create your own nine patch wall hanging. Select from stencils or paint your own design. Instructions for wall quilt assembly in two different variations will be provided.
Album Quilt Workshop
Create your own Album Quilt (assembly not included) by hand painting 12 blocks. Participants can select from stencils or create your own designs.