Dinámica: Give yourself an experience surrounded by nature in a large space full of light and good company. Creativity and contact with nature improves the emotional state, reduces anxiety and increases self-esteem. After the pandemic and the current situation of uncertainty, we need more than ever to share, create and enjoy again. Hence this great opportunity that we propose and that we have prepared with great care and detail.
Description: Workshop in which we will learn how to ecoprint medicinal plants and botanical material (leaves, flowers, stems, barks…) with their own pigment and tannin on natural fabrics. All processes respect the environment.
We will make a sample book with the results and will ecoprint a silk foulard.
- Brief introduction to botanical printing.
- Brief introduction to medicinal and aromatic plants.
- Fabric preparation: washing and etching.
- Plants that can be used for ecoprinting. Classification.
- Vistit to the Dyeing garden and collection of flowers and plants in our environment.
- Tannins and pigments.
- Analysis of results.
- Questions and answers
Lunch: Bring your own food and we share space in our botanical dining room.
Price: 95 € Includes:
- High quality materials
- Notes on the technique and list of suppliers
- Soft drinks, infusions and sweets
Place: Glass Greenhouse. Berrobi. The glass greenhouse is a beautiful and spacious space where environments and activities are shared; from the bio-agriculture of vegetables by the hand of BARAZKI BIZIDUNAK to botanical printing, natural dying, handmade felting and gardening of dye plants by the hand of KRIS MERAKI. C/ Arkaitza. Berrobi. Gipuzkoa
We have a large car park for those who wish to use their own vehicle. Alternatively, there is a bus service from Tolosa to reach the greenhouse. Those interested in attending will receive more information Contact: Questions or comments: Mobile 722 501690 / Krismeraki@gmail.com