Natural Plant Dyeing Workshop: Harvest and Color

When:
September 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
2019-09-28T10:00:00-04:00
2019-09-28T14:00:00-04:00
Where:
Town Center
47414 Old State House Road
St. Mary's City
MD 20686
Cost:
$40 per person ($30 Friends members)
Contact:
Visitor Center
(240) 895-4990

Meet at The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary.

Coloring with natural materials is one of the most enjoyable arts.  It is an ancient craft, rich in history and traditions.  Join us for this informative and fun hands-on workshop.  Participants will harvest a natural dye plant from Historic St. Mary’s City’s landscape, and learn the basics of extracting color from the plant, to create a beautiful dye.  Materials will be provided.

Ages 12+

$40 per person ($30 Friends members).  Payment in full is required at time of registration.

The workshop is outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather, and wear comfortable shoes for light walking.