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17175 Bodega Hwy #4
Bodega, CA, 94923
United States

hand ∙ made is a collaborative space for arts & natural materials.  hand ∙ made strives to support the diverse interests of artists, agriculturalists, teachers, innovators, and naturalists.  The studio serves as a space for teaching, learning, community gatherings, and is the outlet for Full Circle Wool.  We are located in West Sonoma County, California.

Supernatural Paint

Classes & Workshops

Supernatural Paint

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 jpettite@gmail.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