Zoë Burt is an artist, collaborative designer, educator and author with a passion for botanical colours and sustainability. As well as having her own studio & arts practise she tutors and tailor makes creative events for museums, schools and design meets horticulture venues.
Explore a sample of natural dyes made from Bio-waste or Madder & Weld
Discover the links to food and medicine and a brief history of natural dyeing and the resurgence of interest in contemporary practise
Learn how to prepare fabric for dyeing
Create a mini swatch card of modified natural dye colour samples
Naturally dye and uniquely pattern…
Please bring: Water & packed lunch. Don't worry if you forget there are lots of nice cafes a short walk away. (There will be tea, coffee and snacks provided).
Getting Here: The most straightforward way if you are coming from the Tube is to turn right out of Kentish Town…
The Minerva Workshop is located in Kentish Town in North London, in an old Victorian Warehouse full of creative businesses, and run by painter Lottie Cole.
The Minerva Workshop hosts masterclasses taught by artists and artisans as well as regular weekly classes. All the classes are taught by professional full-time artists and artisans, who love to share their knowledge and skill.
The classes are open to all levels, unless stated, and kept to a limited number of no more than 6. This keeps the classes intimate and allows for everyone to have sufficient help and encouragement in a friendly…