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Natural Plant Dye and Shibori with Anne Leon

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Embark on a fascinating journey into the world of natural dyeing and Shibori techniques in this hands-on workshop. Explore the magic of extracting vibrant colours and intricate imprints from plants such as leaves, flowers, and roots. Learn various Shibori methods, including stitching, clamping, folding, twisting, and compressing, to create mesmerizing patterns on fabric. Unleash your creativity and discover the artistry of botanical dyeing with us! Additional materials $50.

What to bring

  • A pen & paper
  • Refreshments
  • $50 to pay tutor on the day for materials

Important information

Once your enrolment is completed you will receive a confirmation email. This email will include your receipt and inform you of the dates, times and venue for your course. It will also let you know of anything you need to take to class with you.

Please make sure that you give us a valid email address and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

Students are required to be 15 years old and above at the time of enrolment.

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We keep our class sizes small so that you get a better experience. Avoid disappointment, enrol early!  

Tutor Profile:

Anne Leon

Born in South Africa, Anne immigrated to Australia 40 years ago, after completing her first year at the University of Natal.

Settling in Brisbane, she continued studying art at the Seven Hills College of Art, and graduated two years later with a Diploma in Fine Art, majoring in ceramics.

Anne has been evolving her design and art practice ever since, and currently works primarily in textiles.
The versatility of Anne’s work, reflect a rich artistic career, and include screen-and block-printing, painting and dyeing, on textiles and paper. 

This quality has earned her numerous large commissions, from Interior designers, architects & Couturiers, domestic and international.

Anne has  a studio in Mullumbimby, Northern NSW Australia, where she creates custom hand-printed and naturally dyed textiles, maintains her Fine Art practice, and conducts workshops throughout Australia.