November 11-13, 2022 Coupeville, WA - Pacific NorthWest Art School: Exploring Mushrooms and Lichens for Color: Celebrating Our Fungal Forest Dye Palette
Immerse yourself in nature like never before. Mushrooms and lichens offer a full spectrum of brilliant, permanent dyes. Unlike plants and other cultivated sources, dye fungi do not require, nor can they be farmed. The only way to access this world of color is to protect and nurture the wildlands that surround us and to go forth and collect them yourself. Learn about the ethical practice of mushroom and lichen harvest for dyeing and enhance your regional palette of color.