Textiles

Spring Color: Natural Dyes of Portland

Saturday April 27, 2019

Come explore the hidden dye plants that dot the urban landscape of Portland, Oregon!

Indigo: Living Shades of Blue

Sunday April 28, 2019

Indigo enthusiast and textile artist, Britt Boles will guide students through the…

Batik: Ancient Technique, Contemporary Textiles

Saturday May 04, 2019

The practice of batik is one shared by cultures across the globe, from the Far East…

Mama and Child Natural Dye!

Saturday May 11, 2019

We’re celebrating the sweetest holiday of the year: Mother’s Day with a super special…

Weaving with a Natural Palette

Saturday May 25, 2019

Weaver and textile artist, Kayla Powers, comes to us from Detroit, MI for this 3-day…

Garment Drafting & Construction: Pants, Jumpsuits & Bottoms

Saturday June 08, 2019

In this two-day intensive, students are guided through creating a reusable paper…

Textile Marbling (June)

Sunday June 16, 2019

Swirling patterns, organic shapes and natural formations: marbling offers a playful,…

Summer Color: Natural Dyes of Portland

Sunday June 30, 2019

Portland is in full bloom this time of year, and with a bright array of dye plants…

Vibrant Valley Fresh Indigo Dye (July 13)

Saturday July 13, 2019

Harvest, process and dye, using fresh indigo, grown on-site at Vibrant Valley Farm…

Vibrant Valley Fresh Indigo Dye (July 27)

Saturday July 27, 2019

Harvest, process and dye, using fresh indigo, grown on-site at Vibrant Valley Farm…