SUNDAY 7th NOVEMBER 12.30-3.30pm

Silks Room, Newton Abbot Racecourse


In this class you will learn about natural dyes, the colours they give, mordants for animal and plant fibres, how to dye wool, different dye effects and ways to achieve them. The class will include a practical session to dye your own skin of yarn (provided)


Caroline is an enthusiastic and experience natural dyer. She has taught natural dying for the past three years in a variety of ways, including for Falmouth University. She has written magazine articles and is currently writing a book.

Bring an apron or old clothes in case you get splashed. You may also want a notebook and pen. All materials will be provided.


Natural Dyeing with Caroline Bawn of Gorgeous Yarns