Botanical Inks: From Blossom to Bottle with Carolyn Sweeney

Date: Saturday June 18, 2022
Time: 10am-4pm
Location: Portland Studio
Teacher: Carolyn Sweeney
Tuition: $140
Materials: $35
Availability: SOLD OUT

WildCraft is pleased to host Carolyn Sweeney of Strata Ink for a one day intensive focused on botanically-derived inks. Carolyn will discuss the principles and practices of safe, seasonal and sustainable harvesting. Students will spend the day in the studio learning how to extract pigment from local plants. Carolyn will cover various methods of ink making, discussing the lightfastness and longevity, ratios, proportions and recipes. Students will take home a set of botanical inks and swatches of all the colors created by the group. 

No previous experience necessary. Open to all adults 16 & up.

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