Saturday, Jun 30, 1:30-5:30 PM

COLOR YOUR WORLD: Low-Water Immersion with Fiber Reactive Dyes

UPTOWN NEEDLE & CRAFTWORKS
Getting there
4610 MAGAZINE ST., New Orleans, LA

Dyeing with Fiber Reactive Dyes: Low-Water Immersion Methods, with Emma Connolly In this workshop you will learn to work with Procion MX Fiber Reactive Dyes, and the chemistry underneath it all. We will use methods from Playful Fabric Printing, as well as low-water immersion processes. You may also purchase your own copy of the book
Playful Fabric Printing
that portions of this class are adapted from (we have this book in our shop). You will learn to mix a soda ash soak, mix your dye colors, then how to dye your fabrics. We will be dyeing
cottons, cotton jersey, rayon challis and linens, then rinsing.
You will go home with several yards of your own gorgeous freshly dyed fabrics and a solution to wash them and set your fabrics at home. Your fabulous and colorful fabrics will be ready to use in quilting and garment construction. $68 per person - or 'Bring a Friend' option is $114 for 2 persons (call our shop for this option) - includes all supplies and instructions. You may call our shop to reserve your space, and pay in person, over the phone, or through Eventbrite: 504-302-9434. Our policies for all classes and workshops at Uptown Needle & Craftworks include:• Full payment is due upon class registration. You may pay by credit card via telephone 504-302-9434 or Eventbrite. If you prefer to pay by cash or check your registration is not confirmed until payment is received.• All class fees are refundable or transferable to another class if cancellation is made by telephone or email at least 72 hours before class start time.• No refund or transfer of funds to another class is possible for cancellations with less than 48 hours notice or if you fail to show-up for a class you have registered and paid for.* Depending upon each participant’s skill level, you may or may not complete your project in class. You are always invited back to work on your project in our shop at a mutually convenient time. By registering for this workshop you are agreeing to these policies.
Thank you.