Discover the hand-crafted way of life! We welcome you to our creative community of early American crafts & trades artisans and invite you to explore and learn with us. Call 330-666-3711 x 1720 or email [email protected] to register, or for more information about heritage arts experiences at Hale Farm & Village. All class registrations close 7 days prior to the event date.
Adults and youth age 11 and up
Cost: $72 for members, $82 for non-members
Historical, sustainable and beautiful, natural dye methods are enjoying renewed interest by home artists and major manufacturers alike. This summer series follows the seasonal availability of dyestuffs, including onion skins, nut hulls, flowers and leaves. Learn how to prepare yarn for color-fastness by mordanting, make an assortment of dyes, then experiment on protein fibers.