Pittsburgh Eco Print Day in the Park led by Coleen Rush

When:
July 21, 2021 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2021-07-21T16:00:00-04:00
2021-07-21T19:00:00-04:00
Where:
Kiwanis Park, Wetzel Road, Glenshaw, PA 15116
Cost:
$15
Contact:
Michelle Browne
Pittsburgh Eco Print Day in the Park led by Coleen Rush
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
4:00 – 7:00 PM 
Kiwanis Park, Wetzel Road, Glenshaw, PA 15116
Main Pavillion, next to basketball court
 
Registration is limited to 10 participants, this event is for experienced Eco-dyers and beginners as well; an opportunity for Guild members to relax and be together outdoors, to learn about eco-dying or help Coleen if you already know how!  Masking is optional for those vaccinated, but please mask if you are not vaccinated.  
Ecoprinting is a technique where plants, leaves and flowers leave their shapes, pigments and marks on fabric. The plant materials are wrapped in natural fabrics like silk, cotton, linen, wool or paper.They may be treated with vinegar, teas, mordants and rolled or stacked, tied and boiled.

 $15 per person will include a piece of raw silk, a small crepe de chine scarf, paper, eucalyptus leaves, park rental and misc supplies.

Guests are $20. Registration for guests will open on July 15, 2021 if there are still spaces available. Please don’t register ahead of time, your registration will not be valid.

 
Sign up on the Fiberarts Guild of PIttsburgh website  https://fiberartspgh.org/programs/workshops/