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Natural dyeing workshop in Medieval style

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The Ancient Technology Centre

Damerham Rd

Cranborne

BH21 5RP

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Introduction to Medieval craft of natural textile dyeing

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Discover the colourful world of Vikings and Saxons clothing. Learn how to dye fibres with plants like from 1000 years ago. Try popular dyestuffs including madder, weld and woad. Observe effects on different fibres such as silk, linen and wool.

Dyeing will be performed in early medieval pottery on an open fire.

All participants will receive sets of samples to take home.

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The Ancient Technology Centre

Damerham Rd

Cranborne

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