Dinámics: 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 to ecoprint with FLOWERS and botanical material -leaves, stems, bark- with their own pigment and tannin on natural fabrics. We discover the fascinating world of botanical printing. We will ecoprint a A TOTE BAG and a SCARF. We respects the environment.

Program:

  • Brief introduction to botanical printing.
  • Fabric preparation: washing and etching.
  • Plants that can be used for ecoprinting. Classification.
  • Visit to the dye garden and collection of flowers and plants.
  • Tannins and pigments.
  • Classification of fabrics.
  • Realization of ecoprinting.
  • Analysis of results

Lunch: Bring your own food and we share space in our botanical dining room.

Price: 95 € Includes: 

  • High quality materials to carry out the project
  • 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 and by the hand of BARAZKI BIZIDUNAK to botanical printing, natural dyeing, 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