Botanical Eco Printing on Silk Workshop

About the event

Join local Whitehead textile artist and experienced tutor, Angela Turkington for a fantastic natural dye workshop.

The morning will be spent exploring printing techniques using freshly picked flowers and leaves which will be used to develop your personal dye journal.

After a light lunch provided by The Bank House Cafe, you will work on dying your own unique silk scarf.

You will go home with samples of various dye and print techniques and a inspiring ideas to allow you to continue your dye journey at home.

Tea, coffee and as much freshly homemade cake you can eat throughout the day.


Where is it taking place?

McGuigan Suite,
Whitehead Community Centre,
20 Balmoral Avenue,
Co Antrim,
BT38 9QD

When is it taking place?

Saturday August 13th, 10am to 4pm

Do you need to book?

Yes, booking is required. Contact Lighthouse Yarns or phone 02837 2888
To book online see here.

About August Craft Month with Craft NI

This event is a part of August Craft Month with Craft NI, Northern Ireland’s celebration of craft. Summer 2022 will mark the 16th annual August Craft Month with makers all across Northern Ireland getting involved.

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All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding the event please contact the event organiser directly.

As COVID guidelines may change between now and the time of each event please check back for updated information, or contact the event organiser directly. Stay safe!

Event Details

Maker: Angela Turkington

Starts: Aug 13 at 10:00 am

Ends: Aug 13 at 4:00 pm

Discipline: Textile Making

Location: Antrim

Type: Workshop

Price: £55