NATURAL DYE WORKSHOP – September 17 – cotton & silk


Come DYE with Fleming & Cazalas on Saturday, September 17th!  This three-hour workshop will take place in our backyard dye-lab located in Austin's Windsor Park neighborhood for a small group, and you'll have plenty of space to fold, bundle and dye. 

YOU DYE WORKSHOP: Saturday, September 17th – 10:30-1:30pm

This workshop will be led by F&C dyer, Amelia Fleming-Cazalas, and include vat dyeing with shibori techniques and bundle dyeing with dye stuffs. Specific dye stuffs/colors will vary based on seasonal availability. 

All participants will dye:

  • 1 organic cotton bandana, measuring 24” x 24” OR 1 cotton tea towel, measuring 28" x 28"

  • 1 cotton t-shirt, in your selected size

  • 1 silk bandana, measuring 8" x 54" OR 26" x 26"

  • Assorted test fabrics and clean, light colored cottons and silks provided by you 

This small workshop invites participants to create bundle dyed and vat dyed items.  Dye stuffs and pretreated fabric will be provided and participants will be encouraged to harvest and bring natural color (onion skins, walnuts, flower petals & more!) from their neighborhood. Participants may also choose to bring a small selection of clean, light colored cottons and silks to dye. No previous dye or fiber knowledge needed. 

F&C will share reminders and workshop details in early-September 2022. Contact us with questions at