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Natural Dye + Ecoprint 2 Day Course
Mentored by Amanda Duke
For ages: 18 - 18+ years
Day 1 Thur 9th Jul Natural Dyeing-an introduction: Natural dyes or colourants derived from plants, invertebrates or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood and other biological sources such as fungi and lichens. You will make a series of samples and document/record/label your findings. The aim will be to equip you with sufficient skills to get started at home should you wish to. Day 2 Fri 10th Jul Eco-print is a fascinating way of printing onto fabric. You will use flowers and leaves from the Museum grounds in a contact printing method that allows them to transfer their colour, texture and patterns. The effects and results you can get from a range of plants is fascinating. This course is an exploration into the surprising and exciting effects that can be achieved by wrapping plants in cloth and processing the bundles through a simmer or steam process. You will make a few practise bundles before bundling a fu...
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First Aid Training
First Aid Kit
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Amberley Museum, New Barn Road, Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9LT
My experience consists of a leisure activity, on a specific date(s), and therefore the 14-day ‘cooling off period’ under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 does not apply.
• No refunds are given except in the case of a cancellation by the Mentor.
• If I have someone on a reserve list or you can find a replacement we can consider a full refund.