Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop

Mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Forest Row, RH18 5JX
For ages: 18+
£385
Next date: None - message Mentor to express interest

A SUMMARY

Join us for this exciting and new collaborative course with two leading practitioners of 'natural pigment, dye and paint creation. Experience the joy and satisfaction of foraging and re-fashioning natural materials to create stunning dyes and inks, pigments and paints Learn the essentials of sacred geometry and how to create beautiful fabric print designs and 'resist' patterns using a variety of different methods and materials. This course will be infused with deep wonder and reverence for the bountiful gifts of the Earth and their harmonious and wholesome potential. ------------------------------------------------ Participants requiring accommodation/meals may contact Emerson College directly for details and availability: Telephone: +44 (0)1342 822238 Web: http://www.emerson.org.uk/sacred-geometry Alternatively, for a list of local B&B/Hotel options and a wide range of Airbnb options are also available locally, please contact the mentor using the purple 'Contact Mentor' butt...

About your Mentor

About your Mentor

Sacred Art of Geometry Studios

Daniel Docherty is co-founder and senior tutor at SAOG Studios, Emerson College and a visiting tutor at The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts, London. Daniel is particularly interested in how the revered quadrivium (arithmetic, geometry, music and astronomy) inform the world’s artistic and cultural traditions. He lives with his family on the glorious Ashdown Forest. Deborah Barker Deborah grew up in the Sussex Countryside and has a degree in History of Design from the University of Brighton where she specialized in textile history. Her earliest experiments were collecting hedgerow plants with her children to dye the sheep fleece they gathered from the fields around their Sussex cottage. The passion she discovered for working with living botanical colours has never left her. She went on to study the craft of natural dyeing and has a deep respect for the knowledge that has been accumulated over generations. This understanding and a commitment to the sustainability, of bo...

Learning aims

Learn more about which plants you can forage for natural dyes, inks and pigments.

Strengths to develop

You will develop your fine motor skills as you paint and print detailed designs. You will also be taking some exercise as you walk in the countryside to forage, not to mention the physical nature of grinding and binding up pigments and paints.

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Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Wild Colour - Dye, Pigment and Pattern Workshop block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty

What's provided

Drinks

Snacks

Equipment

Safety

Enhanced DBS

Basic DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Smoke Detector

Coronavirus Safety Policy

Please note

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Where
we'll be

SAOG Studios, Emerson College, Hartfield Road, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JX

Pricing information

Standard price: £385

Pricing information

Cancellation

My experience is an educational activity and the 14-day cooling-off period under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 therefore applies. After the 14 day period my standard policy will apply.

No refunds are given except in the case of a cancellation by the Mentor.


Places are secured on receipt of a minimum 50% course fee deposit. The deposit is non-refundable. The remainder of the course fee is payable no later than the first day of course. The course fee includes all material expenses unless otherwise stated.


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