April 18th Santa Cruz, CA – Mushroom Dyes of the North California Coast – an evening presentation with FFSC

April 18th – Join me and the Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz for a FREE presentation on the amazing range of permanent dyes found in Californian fungi. The meeting runs from 7-9 pm.

Harvey West Scout House 

95060 Santa Cruz CA

Refreshments will be provided and informal mushroom ID from 7:00 – 7:30.  A discussion of upcoming events will precede our speaker, Alissa Allen.  She will present an introduction to the full spectrum of permanent color that can be extracted from mushrooms found in the the Bay Area and Northern Coastal California. She will address safety, ethical harvest, the dyeing process and identification of dye species.


Consider joining the FFSC, benefits include:

  • Free Beginner-Intermediate ID class series;
  • Free and low cost workshops;
  • Free local forays;
  • Reasonably-priced long distance forays;
  • Discounts on books and mushrooming supplies;
  • Access to FFSC exclusive video archives;
  • Admission to exclusive culinary events.