Natural Dyes at the Duluth Folk School
January 28, 2023

Natural Dyes

  • June 24, 2023
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Details Price Qty
Early Bird Registration (register early and save!) $65.00 (USD)   Sold Out
Registration $80.00 (USD)   Sold Out

We will experiment with natural dye materials you can find in your own back yard and garden, learn how to prepare different dyes, and learn how to use modifiers to expand the range of colors.

In this class, you will learn how to find, and how to use local sources of natural dyes including goldenrod, hollyhocks, mushrooms, lichens, and more!

You will learn the basics of processing natural dyes, how to ethically collect natural dye materials, and go home with sample skeins of yarn you dyed.

Registration Includes

Instruction and all materials, including merino wool yarn, mordants, and dye materials.

You should bring…

Bring an apron, or wear clothes you don’t mind getting stained and bring some bags to take home the wet yarns.

Skill Level

No special skill required

Best for Ages…

13 and older.

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1917 W Superior St, Duluth Folk School Library, Duluth, 55806, United States


The Library is upstairs in the Duluth Folk School/Dovetail Cafe building.

Duluth Folk School Library Classroom

Note: The Library is up one flight of stairs, and we do not have an elevator.


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Duluth Folk School
1917 W Superior St
Duluth, MN 55806
(218) 481-7888


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