Create a Spectrum of Blacks with Margaret Seelie

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April 20 or June 30, 2024 | Sign up today! See product description below for details.

Product Description

Explore the interplay of metals and organic matter to create a stunning spectrum of blacks on fabric. In this immersive workshop, artist Margaret Seelie will show you how to pair metal dyes with natural materials like avocado pits, tree bark, and lavender to yield a rich variety of hues. You’ll leave with four metal-dyed bandanas and the expertise to replicate the dyeing process at home.

Please note: This workshop is held outdoors and is weather-permitting. Participation requires ascending and descending stairs. All materials are included.

  • Location: Fleet Wood, 714 Clement Street, San Francisco
  • Time: 11:00am – 2:00pm
  • Dates: June 30, 2024
  • Price: $142 per person


About the Instructor:

Margaret Seelie is an artist and writer based in the Bay Area. She founded Seelie Studio, a natural dye house, and Seawitches, a zine for water people. She is passionate about sparking creativity using natural materials. Her favorite materials to make dye from are purple sea urchins, metals, avocado pits, and oxalis flowers. When Margaret is not in her studio, she’s surfing or walking her rescue doggie, Budgie. 

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