Beginner's Workshop - Learn to Dye Yarn - Saturday 19 October
Beginner's Workshop - Learn to Dye Yarn - Saturday 19 October Beginner's Workshop - Learn to Dye Yarn - Saturday 19 October Beginner's Workshop - Learn to Dye Yarn - Saturday 19 October Beginner's Workshop - Learn to Dye Yarn - Saturday 19 October Beginner's Workshop - Learn to Dye Yarn - Saturday 19 October
$130.00

Join Danielle from Raxor Yarns for a very special workshop! You'll learn how to dye yarn using professional methods, using Landscapes Dyes. We will enjoy the surrounds of Cloverleaf Corriedale Stud, and we will be dyeing yarn that was grown on the farm and processed locally in Victoria.

  • Venue - Cloverleaf Corriedale Stud, Bullengarook, 10 minutes outside of Gisborne, an easy hour's drive north-west of Melbourne
  • The workshop will run from 10am to approximately 2pm
  • Lunch provided (please let me know when you book if you have dietary requirements)

What you'll learn:

  • How to prepare yarn for dyeing - we'll be using yarn from the farm!
  • Learn how to safely mix and prepare Landscapes Dyes
  • Application techniques to create a variegated yarn
  • How to set the dye and and post-dye bath process

What you'll get:

  • 200g of wool yarn to dye and take home
  • Access to my personal dye collection and equipment to use on the day
  • Workshop notes to take home with you so you can dye yarn at home

What you'll need to bring:

  • Dyeing yarn can be colourful! Wear old clothes that you don't mind getting stained, an apron is recommended too
  • Closed shoes are a must
  • Bring along your current knitting project for a knit & chat over lunch