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Visit to Twin Birch & Teasel + Natural Dyes + Meeting
October 12, 2019 @ 5:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sue Szary of Twin Birch & Teasel (fiber store and fiber arts haven) has organized an amazing day of fiber activities for us in Siler City! We’ll meet with members of a local fiber guild for “Dyeing to know,” experiments with natural dyes, tour artist studios, and have a potluck lunch and meeting at Peppercorn Coffee Shop across the street. We’re also looking into tours of a local alpaca farm and/or winery.
We’re looking for people to bring dye materials and to be dye “nannies” for each pot. Let us know if you can help!
Directions and carpool info TBA
9:00 Into and Dyeing to know – meet at 135 N. Chatham Ave intro
9:30-10 fiber into mordant soak and dye stations tour
10-10:30 dye pot prep
10:30-11 coffee shop stop and walk about
11-12:30 dye pot experiments
12:30-2:00 potluck lunch and meeting
2:15-3:30 tour of alpaca farm (possible)
3:45- ? winery wine tasting (possible)