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Festival of Natural Dyes

Learn about the art of extracting colour from plants. A program of classes, exhibitions and workshops in and around Melbourne for crafty, curious and botanical minds. 

Would you like to learn how to turn cloth into a rainbow of colours without using synthetic colour? Would you like to rescue an old t-shirt by giving it a new life from your kitchen waste? How about growing plants in your garden that produce colour?

The Festival of Natural Dyes is a series of events by that explore all of these themes and more. You can attend an intensive workshop, a half-day session or drop in to one of the natural dye craft groups in your area.

Earlier Event: 15 August
BT Emerging Fashion Designer Award 2019
Later Event: 31 August
Melbourne Fashion Week 2018