I am going to show you how
to save money making your own dyes and spritzers. Then I will also
reveal my secret for getting bright vibrant colors.
You will make your own bottle dye using a marker
and explore other home-made dyes you can use on gourds. I'll share
recipes for water dyes, ink dyes, colored sprays and blizters . I
promise this information will save you money if this is a technique
Bring 10 to 15 shards with your name on the back
because I have at least ten technique for you to try!
Also bring one or two gourd to get creative with.
Bring your own dyes and supplies on the list. Nothing
difficult here-just fun. Just be ready to experiment with me.
Supplies for “Dyeing to be Different”
- Tray with sides to work in.
- Alcohol dyes
- 2-3 pairs of gloves
- 91% alcohol in misting bottle
- Heat gun
- X-ac to knife
- Sharpie permanent marker (your favorite color)
- Black marker-fine line
- clean shards to try each technique