Recent Events

2016 Workshops

December 4th – Silk Dyeing Education Station

Hosted by the Mycological Society of San Francisco at their annual Fungus Fair

December 11th – Mycopigments Workshop – Exploring California Dye Fungi

Hosted by the Santa Cruz Mycoflora Project Foray at Mission Springs

December 10th – Mycopigments Foray for Dye Fungi and Lichens

Hosted by the Santa Cruz Mycoflora Project Foray at Mission Springs

November 20th – Silk Dyeing at the Humboldt Bay Mycological Society Fungus Fair

Mushroom dyeing station at the HBMS Fungus Fair

November 19th – Mycopigments: Exploring Mushroom and Lichen Dyes of the North Coast

November 11th through 13th – Mycological Society of San Francisco Mendocino Woodlands Foray

Hands on mushroom dyeing station

November 9th – Olympic Peninsula Mycological Society

An evening discussion followed by a demonstration on the beautiful mushroom and lichen dyes of the Pacific Northwest

October 29th-30th Puget Sound Mycological Society Annual Mushroom Show

Educational hands on mushroom dye booth

October 17th-22nd Madeira Park, British Columbia International Fungi & Fibre Symposium

Exploring Lichen Dye - Lecture and Demo

Foraging for Fungal Dyes

Oct 13th,14th,15th Breitenbush Hot Springs Resort - Detroit, OR

Breitenbush Hotsprings Mushroom Gathering

Slideshow on the edible and dye-making fungi of Breitenbush, foray for dye species and silk dyeing workshop

Saturday, October 1st, 2016 - Seattle, WA

Mycopigments: Exploring PNW Wild Mushroom and Lichen Dyes

September 11th, 2016 - Fort Saint James BC – Exploring Our Regional Dye Palette - Dyeing Wool

Sponsored by the FSJ Community Arts Council 

September 10th, 2016 - Fort Saint James BC – Exploring Our Regional Dye Palette - Silk Design

Sponsored by the FSJ Community Arts Council 

September 10th, 2016 - Fort Saint James BC – Exploring Our Regional Dye Palette - Forage

Sponsored by the FSJ Community Arts Council 

September 4th, 2016 – Open Dye Day  – Cordova, Alaska

Sponsored by the Net Loft and the Cordova Fungus Festival

September 3rd, 2016 – Wool and Silk Workshop – Cordova, Alaska

Sponsored by the Net Loft and the Cordova Fungus Festival

September 2nd, 2016 – Dye Mushroom Foray – Cordova, Alaska

Sponsored by the Net Loft and the Cordova Fungus Festival

 

August 27th, 2016 – Girdwood, Alaska

Sponsored by the USFS and the Girdwood Fungus Fair 

August 26th, 2016 – Anchorage Alaska

Hosted by Earth Mama Studio 

July 31st-August 6th, 2016 – Washington, Maine

July 23rd – Somerville, MA at Craftwork!

June 19th, 2016 - Tracy City TN

Hosted by the lovely Fiber Farm 

June 12th, 2016 - Atlanta GA

June 11th, 2016 - Birmingham, Alabama

May 29th, 2016 - Redlands, CA

Hosted by the Inland Empire Fibershed 

May 22nd, 2016 – Bodega, CA

Hosted by Hand Made Studio

May 21st, 2016 - Sebastopol, CA

May 6th, 2016 - Minneapolis, MN

Sponsored by the Textile Center 

April 29th – 31st, 2016 - Aberdeen, South Dakota

Sponsored by the The Prairie Fiber Arts Guild