Triad Dyeing

October 4th-6 hours(9:00-noon/1:00-4:00)

Classroom Location: El Monte Sagrado Art Studio, 317 Kit Carson Rd., Taos, NM 87571

Triad dyeing is a systematic way to create a variety of colors from three stock colors using simple proportions. We will create 63 new hues using the three stock colors, and apply them to white, grey, and tan yarns. Students will leave this class with a dye recipe notebook containing samples and formulas for 198 acid dye colors!


Skill Level: Easy

No specific skills required

Instructor Peggy Doney

$35 materials fee, includes: Pre-cut yarn in three colors, dyes, recipes, dyeing equipment, gloves, notebooks, sample pages, class notes.

Students need to bring: Old clothes and comfortable shoes (not sandals), pen or pencil.

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