This session will cover the basics of natural dye processes, using local color or purchased plant matter to create vibrant whole colored cloth. Participants will learn how to reduce waste in their home by turning organic waste into natural dyes, and learn about local plants that can be used to create natural dyes.

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Need based materials:

There are 3 packages available for individuals who would like to participate in this workshop but can not afford to pay for materials. Please contact the program facilitator at if you are interested in a need based materials package.

If you have any questions regarding this workshop please contact the Exhibition Programming Coordinator, Megan Koeppel at

This online workshop will be hosted through the Zoom platform. Students will need to have a webcam and the ability to download zoom on their computer, phone, or tablet. After you register for the class, you will be sent an e-mail with the Zoom URL to log into the class the day before the workshop begins. Please provide a correct and viable e-mail address when registering as this is how you receive your link.

Please use the Notes section on the registration form to list any accommodations you will need during the class.

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