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50 Cove St
Portland, ME, 04101
United States

(207) 780-1345

Located in the East Bayside area of Portland, Maine, we strive to provide an encouraging community for fellow fiber-lovers by offering classes and carrying supplies for weavers, spinners, wet felters, needle felters, and dyers.  Stop in and let us help you on your merry fiber way!  

Natural Dyeing for Weavers with Rachel Bingham Kessler and Dana Fadel

Classes & Events

Classes, instruction, and events in weaving, felting, dyeing, and spinning.

Natural Dyeing for Weavers with Rachel Bingham Kessler and Dana Fadel

Join natural dyer, Rachel Bingham-Kessler of 44Clovers and weaving instructor Dana Fadel for a 2-part natural dye and weaving class!

Day 1:  Saturday, March 15th; 1:00pm-5:00pm 

Using 100% wool yarn we will learn the basics of how to prepare natural dye baths with mordants, dye safety and tricks for creating dip dyed yarn. You will end up with dyed weft skeins for your weaving project. 

Day 2:  Saturday, March 22nd; 3:00pm-4:30pm 

Sitting down to a freshly warped loom, Dana Fadel will get you started on weaving a wall hanging using your dip dyed yarns for the weft.  Watch the magic unfold as you weave along!  No weaving experience necessary

Cost is $190 and includes both classes, materials, and one week of loom rental.  

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