:: virtual :: Hand Dyed Fiber Basics

Learn how to dye your own yarn and fiber.

Cost:

$125.00 per person

Per Session:

2h 30min

About this experience

Learn the basics and what you need to begin dyeing your own yarn and fiber with the amazing Theresa Hill of Ewe-Nited States of Fiber (and also a member of our Wild Hand staff!). Create your own unique colorways - the possibilities are endless. These same techniques can be applied to dyeing yarn and protein fiber fabrics. Bring your creativity, questions, and color inspirations - we will supply the rest.

Workshop is a hands-on virtual workshop - you will be dyeing mini-skeins at home. All materials are included in the workshop fee but you will need access to a few household items - water, white vinegar (optional), measuring cup, plastic wrap, bowl or small bucket, and access to a microwave or a pot that can hold 4-5 glass pint jars.

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This is a 2-SESSION workshop that meets all of the following dates (apologies for the confusion - our event booking app is working on making this clearer in the future!). By signing up for this workshop you are signing up for 5-hours of class over the following dates.

Thursday - OCT 22 // 6:30-9PM
Thursday - OCT 29 // 6:30-9PM

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All classes meet virtually via Zoom. You will be provided with a link in advance of the workshop.

This is a beginner class - no previous skills required. Price includes thoughtfully sourced materials (no additional materials fees) that will be available for pick-up or delivery to you (locally via e-bike and otherwise via USPS - shipping costs are not included in class fee) in advance of the workshop. Students also get a one-time use 15% off discount card for use during and up to two weeks following the last class session.

CANCELLATION POLICY // Wild Hand is happy to offer a store credit refund for cancellations made a week or more in advance. For cancellations made less than a week in advance we can offer a 50% store credit refund.

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THERESA HILL (@ewe_nited_states_of_fiber + @orionchika) is an RN, Army veteran, and fiber artist from Newark, DE. She has been knitting since childhood and has spinning since 2014. Theresa is also a local fiber dye artist and teaches knitting, spinning, crochet, and dyeing at local fiber festivals and retreats. Theresa is a contributor to PLY magazine's advisory board. She is the owner of Ewe-Nited States of Fiber and a wife and mom to three sons.