Eco-Printing and Indigo Dyeing
Three creative week ends workshops with textile artist Elisabeth Viguie Culshaw taking you through the magical processes of Eco Printing and Indigo dyeing to create patterns and colours using botanical material and eco techniques. You will get the chance to eco-print green crisp printed images and/or create blue patterns using shibori/indigo, we will map our result in hand stitched diaries.
All breaks are priced £385 per person and include:
- 2 nights en-suite accomodation in Gartmore House
- 2 days of expert tuition from 10am – 4pm
- Full board – breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Materials for printing
Friday 25th to Sunday 27th January
Blue, an Indigo Shibori Journey
A week end workshop taking your through the magical process of setting up an
Indigo Vat, of learning the basic steps of Shibori folding, and clamping to create unique crisps prints on a variety of cloth. We will map our results in a hand stitched diary.
Friday 14th to Sunday 16th June
Green, a Scottish Eco Printing Spring Journey!
A weekend workshop taking you through the process of harvesting Botanical
material, learning a selection of Eco Printing techniques to create beautiful and unique Botanical prints on paper and cloth. We will map our results in a hand stitched diary.
Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th August
Blue and Green, Map your summer through Botanical Prints
Blue and Green, a weekend workshop taking you through the journey of discovery of creativity using Botanical material to create unique botanical green patterns and experimenting with blue indigo dipping. We will map our result in a hand stitched diary.
How to book
Terms and Conditions A £100 per person deposit is required to secure your booking. Full payment is due 6 weeks prior to arrival. For breaks booked within 6 weeks, full payment is required at time of booking. Breaks are subject to availability and subject to change.