Trick or Treat Tote Bags with Ciara Callaghan
Wednesday 28 October 2020
BookFree, we’ll send you a live Zoom link.
Material pack (required if following at home)
Collection from MKAC
on Saturday 24, Monday 26 or Tuesday 27 October, 10am–4pm
What will be covered in the workshop?
Join textile and fibre artist Ciara Callaghan in a trick or treat tote bag stencilling workshop using spooky stencils. During the demonstration, participants will learn how to achieve different colours from just one natural ink using different household modifiers.
Families of all ages are welcome to watch the demonstration for free as we live stream on Zoom. For those wanting to give it a go alongside Ciara, materials can be purchased at the time of booking with collection from Milton Keynes Arts Centre on the dates listed below.
If you would like to have a go at dyeing your tote bag with natural dyes beforehand, watch Ciara’s recent online creative learning video on Making Natural Dyeshere.
You will need
Our material pack (See below)
One large jar for collecting your dye (100ml approx)
Three small pots or jars to split your dye into three
A clear work surface
Material packs include (recommended one per person)
- Cotton tote bag
- Natural ink
- Iron modifier