Colorado Springs 2020 Registration is NOW OPEN

Painting with the Earth

Melanie Audet
9:00 - 4:30
Saturday May 30

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$ 175  

This class will be held at the Textiles West Innovation Lab. Rides will be arranged when you arrive and check in with the A&S Office

This class teaches students how to use earth minerals to color fabric. Known as mineral painting, students will learn how to make and mordant fabric with soy milk and how to directly apply minerals to fabric using stamps, paintbrushes and thermofax screens. Students will create samples and scarves to take home. This is a one day class.

Materials Fee $15 paid at beginning of class includes:

mineral paints and chemicals

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

plastic sleeves to hold samples
label stickers
small T-Pins

Optional items:
-personal stamps, thermofax or any other type of mark making tool I.e potato mashers, stencils
-linoleum cutting tools to make your own stamp

Many of the required supplies may be pre-ordered from Meininger. They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat. To order supplies, contact Meininger.

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For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.

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