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Indigo Dye Workshop: Kaftans and Robes at Two Blokes

Join local artist Daisy McClellan on Saturday September 18th from noon-2pm at Two Blokes Brewing in Mount Pleasant where you’ll make your very own indigo dyed robe or kaftan! In this class you’ll learn the fundamentals of using indigo dye from beginning to end. We’ll discuss the history of indigo in South Carolina and then dive into how to create a dye vat and various shibori tie dye methods that reveal beautiful patterns . You’ll go home with your custom dyed one size fits most unisex robe or one size fits most kaftan (select at checkout) as well as 2 tea towels we will also dye during the class.
Ticket price also includes a pint of beer!
Beginners are welcome in this outdoor 2 hour workshop- no experience is required. All materials provided.
Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting a little messy or bring an apron if you have one.