Learn to make natural paints & inks from local plants & fungi with Judi Pettite, from BioHue (www.biohue.com). In this workshop we'll go over:
- Water-based inks
- Extracts & lakes: making a pigment from dye
- Water-based paints
Includes an overview of artists materials from a local, seasonal point of view. We'll cover:
- Pisolithus Arrhizus (fungi)
- Phytolacca Americana (pokeweed)
- Oak galls
- Black Walnut
- Tagetes Lemonaii (Mexican marigold)
Each student will take home their own bottle of ink.
Cost: $75 including materials & bottle of ink.
Contact Judi at email@example.com to register or for more questions.
Teacher Bio: Judi has taught courses at UC Berkeley Botanical Garden, West Coast Craft (SF), and other local spots. She can be found online at www.biohue.com