Plant Pigments & Watercolours | 2 day Workshop | Winter Equinox : Saturday 18th, Sunday 19th of June
Plant Pigments & Watercolours | 2 day Workshop | Winter Equinox : Saturday 18th, Sunday 19th of June
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Plant Pigments & Watercolours | 2 day Workshop | Winter Equinox : Saturday 18th, Sunday 19th of June

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During this 2 day workshop that is intended for both beginners and the more experienced creative, you will gather an understanding of and experience;

:How to identify and extract colours from Botanicals

:How to convert the extracts of botanical colour to storable pigments

 

:How to make your own binders 

: Natural preservatives

:How to make your own artist-grade and storable watercolour palette. 

:Explore the chemistry of pigment colour through manipulation of pH and addition of mordant salts.

:Ethics of Wild Harvesting

You will take home your own 8-10 colour watercolour palette made from botanicals. 

I will offer handouts so that you can take all the foundational knowledge home to continue your explorations. The document will outline all the content from the workshop alongside highlighting my sources for your own further reading and investigations as well as some of my own discoveries.

The process of working with plant pigments takes time and patience, 2 days will allow for an immersive container where all processes are in great depth and experienced fully. 


Group Size:
Max 8 people per workshop.

Cost:
$390- Including all materials. 

Tea and Nourishing Snacks provided. 

Deposit option available.
Deposit $190
Balance of $200 due prior to the workshop.
Pay in full option $390

Date and Time:
Saturday 18th, Sunday 19th of June 10am-4.30pm 

There is an option for the final day to be done via Zoom. Please email me at ciganka.creations@gmail.com with any questions.


Location: Doonan

This is an all-inclusive event.