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Aug  04, 2017

Wildcrafted Colour: Dyeing With Invasive Plants Weekend Workshop


Immerse yourself in the wild beauty of Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park during this weekend learning experience. Textile artist Megan Samms will lead you through the process of preparing and dyeing natural fibres using invasive plants harvested from the boreal forest.

  • $475.00 for shared room (bring a friend!)
  • $525.00 for private room
  • Cost includes:
    • instruction,
    • materials,
    • 2 nights accommodation at the Nest Comfort Camping, and
    • meals from Friday night to Sunday lunch.
  • Participants will go home with the knowledge to dye their own textiles and with small samples of cotton fabric and wool yarn that they have dyed.
  • Download and complete a Registration Form; space is limited to 10 people!
  • Check out the participant information package for more details!
  • For more information call 780-849-7100 or email
Location:  Boreal Centre for Bird Conservation  The Nest Comfort Camping
Time: 4:00 PM

Registration by mail only; please fill out a registration form and mail with payment to Alberta Environment and Parks, Slave Lake District, P.O. Box 730, Slave Lake, AB, T0G 2A0.

Fee:  $475.00 for shared room or $525.00 for private room (limited to 2)
Poster:  Download

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