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June 9, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

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Eco-Printed Silk Scarves: Section A

Scarves made with eco-printing technique
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Create stunning silk scarves using leaves and other natural materials in this one-day workshop. Learn how to bundle and wrap fabric and plant materials so that prints come out clearly and with maximum color. Discover how color-shifting occurs in the dye bath, how mordants assist the dye process, and how different fabrics and techniques affect the resulting color. Students will complete two full-length silk scarves. Bring your lunch.

This program takes place in person at Mt. Cuba Center Friday, June 9, 2023.

About the Instructor:
Sara Setzer is a fiber artist who specializes in the art of felt work. Inspired by nature, she creates eco-dyed and printed scarves, wraps, and collars using natural materials and leaves.

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