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PLANTS TO DYE FOR, Winter Lecture Series

Hudson Valley Garden Association

Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 11:00 AM

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PLANTS TO DYE FOR Sunday, March 10th at 11am
An overview of dye plants growing right outside your door, as well as others you may already grow in your garden. Learn how to prepare plant materials to create natural dyes that can be used on many types of fiber. Great class for fiber crafters and gardeners alike!
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Plants to Dye For


Plants to Dye For

The plant world is bursting with a multitude of color, much of which can be harnessed to dye with. This class will be an overview of the wonderful dye plants growing right outside your door, as well as others you may already grow in your garden. Discover which are the best plants for dyeing and how to identify them. Learn how to prepare plant materials successfully to create natural dyes that can be used on numerous types of fiber. Some discussion of textile history and tradition will be included. A great class for fiber crafters and gardeners alike! (This lecture is an informational overview about dying with plants, not a hands-on workshop.)

With Paula Kucera, owner White Barn Farm Sheep & Wool.


Scott McCandless

Photo: Scott McCandless

 


Hudson Valley Garden Association

WINTER LECTURE SERIES

The Hudson Valley Garden Association is excited to host it's first educational event, Winter Lecture Series 2013. We’ve scheduled dynamic duos of speakers to present once a month, January-March, on a variety of complementary topics. Come for one class or stay for both, just be sure to register early because seating is limited.

MUST PRE-REGISTER

Other classes in the series include:
Once & Future Herb Garden, March 10th [SAME DAY as Plants To Dye For]


SNOW DATE: In case of inclement weather, please call (845)418-3640 on the day of event. Classes postopned due to bad weather will be rescheduled.

WAITING LIST: If you are interested in attending a class that has been sold out, please email info@hvga.org with your name, contact info and lecture you are intereseted in and we will contact you in case of an opening.

 

FAQs

What can/can't I bring to the event?
Please feel free to bring lunch if you are attending both lectures. No pets.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Email HVGA at info@hvga.org or call (845)418-3640.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Sorry, no cancellations or refunds. You are welcome to find someone to attend in your place.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No.

What is the refund policy?
Sorry, no cancellations or refunds. You are welcome to find someone to attend in your place.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Yes, but please email us at info@hvga.org if someone is attending the event in your place.

Have questions about PLANTS TO DYE FOR, Winter Lecture Series? Contact Hudson Valley Garden Association

When & Where


White Barn Farm Sheep & Wool
815 Albany Post Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561

Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 11:00 AM


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Hudson Valley Garden Association

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HVGA is a regional garden organization. Our mission is to stimulate passion for gardening and to support and promote local garden resources in the Mid-Hudson Valley. Sign up for the free monthly newsletter online at http://www.hvga.org/.

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