February 25 - Natural Dye Textiles (Sliding Scale)
February 25 - Natural Dye Textiles (Sliding Scale)
February 25 - Natural Dye Textiles (Sliding Scale)
Mischief Workshop

February 25 - Natural Dye Textiles (Sliding Scale)

Regular price $80.00 $0.00 Unit price per

Natural Dye Textiles - Offered on Sliding Scale

Saturday, February 25 |  1:00- 3:00 PM PST

Explore the world of natural dyes in this beginning friendly workshop! Natural dyes are a sustainable and safe alternative to commercial dyes found in most factory produced garments. In this workshop, you will learn about South Asian textile traditions and the science of natural dye techniques. You will apply your new knowledge to dye your own silk scarf and pair of socks. All levels are welcome. Ages 18+

This class is on a sliding-scale basis.  We estimate the cost per person to be $80 so if you are able to pay that, that would be appreciated, but please don't let your lack of ability to pay keep you away! If you do contribute more, the extra funds will help others in the community participate. Our goal is to be inclusive of all folks regardless of their current financial situation.

Use the following codes at checkout to access sliding scale tickets:

$40: 40ND

$50: 50ND

$60: 60ND

$70: 70ND

Each workshop ticket includes:

  • 2 hours of hands-on and personalized instruction from a talented artist
  • A silk scarf and pair of socks that you will naturally dye during the class
  • Access to 2 different dyes
  • Knowledge on South Asian textile tradition and training on the science of Natural Dye techniques (that you can use for future projects!)
  • Sweet treats & Beverages (sparkling water, adult beverages, water)
  • 10% off all retail purchases on the day of the workshop

3908 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619

About the Teacher:

As a lifelong artist and first-generation Indian American, Pallavi always looks for ways to honor South Asian craft and incorporate it into everyday life. Through her business Hamesha Project, Pallavi is committed to amplifying South Asian art and artisans and preserving craft. Her pilot Bandhani Natural Dye Kit practices slow fashion by using the nature around you to upcycle your wardrobe.

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