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Natural Indigo Dye Workshop

  • Museum of Human Achievlement 3600 Lyons Road Austin, TX, 78702 United States (map)

In this month's Featured Artist workshop you'll get an introduction to the world of indigo—a plant-based dye that has been used for generations in Nigeria and Mali. Learn about how indigo vats are maintained and simple resist dyeing techniques. We will supply each participant with two white bandanas to dye and take home.  

About the Artist:

Jennifer Steverson is an Austin-based artist and writer. She shares her love of African-American craft traditions through her knowledge of indigo textiles and workshops focused on self.

Learn more: IG - @geneva_jean_

*NOTE: This event is inclusively for all women-identified and non-binary folx. This means women of color, trans/queer/cis women, and gender non-conforming friends. If you identify as cis male and are interested in this event, feel free to check our resources page for similar workshops in the ATX area.