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12th of Março 2022 / Introduction to organic dyeing with Indigo - ONLINE

12th of Março 2022 / Introduction to organic dyeing with Indigo - ONLINE

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This workshop will be guided by Alice Bernardo and was designed for those who want to take the first steps in dyeing with Indigo in an organic way and for those looking to have a solid base for their work with this mysterious blue.

This edition will be broadcast live from the Saber Fazer workshop through the Zoom platform. During the workshop, questions may be asked and communication will be carried out just like in our face-to-face workshops. During the workshop, participants will be able to carry out the process of creating the indigo vat at home simultaneously with Alice, or they will be able to watch and experiment later in their own time using the kit of materials that we will provide.

Guidance:Alice Bernardo

Day: 6th February 2021;

Schedule: 9.30-13h

Includes: Indigo Initiation Manual on paper;


To register for the workshop, please select one of the options and add the workshop to the shopping cart, finalizing the purchase normally. Once the payment has been made, your registration will be automatically performed and then we will contact you.

Our kit includes the following materials:

- White cotton fabric

- Indigo pigment (20gr)

- Henna (100gr) 

- Fructose (100gr) 

- Soda carbonate (100gr) 

- Hydrated lime (100gr) 

- pH strips



In this workshop, we will start by learning more about this pigment, some of the different plants that produce it and its chemistry, an essential part so that one can effectively understand how indigo works and how it can be manipulated.

We will learn about the different types of indigo vats that exist and learn to assemble a dyeing vatcompletely organic, a sustainable alternative to chemical vats in which substances harmful to the environment are used, such as sodium hydrosulfite and others. We will also talk about another essential point for successful dyeing: the preparation of the fabrics before dyeing and their post-dyeing.o.

Each participant can create their vat simultaneously with us and this workshop includes includes an exclusiveIndigo Dyeing Tutorial.

- Introduction to indigo blue: plants, pigment and chemistry

- Preparation of fabrics for dyeing with indigo

- Creation of an organic indigo dyeing vat without chemicalss)

- Dye with indigo

- Maintenance of an indigo vat

This workshop includes sending the Initiation Manual to indigoto the participant's home in Portugal. If the participant is in another country, the manual can be sent in PDF.

Optionally, we create a material kit very complete that can be purchased at the time of registration and that will be sent by registered mail together with the Indigo Manual.

If you have questions or need more information,please do not hesitate to contact us.

Unsubscribe policy:Participation in a paid workshop can be canceled with a full refund up to 10 days before the workshop date. Less than a week before the workshop is held, we are unable to make a refund.

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