Acorn + Gall | Natural Dye Shibori at Modern Maker Market

09nov2:00 pm4:00 pmAcorn + Gall | Natural Dye Shibori at Modern Maker Market2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Details

Natural Dyes are super-popular right now, and for all the right reasons. And ’tis the season to learn to dye with plentiful acorns + galls! At this experiential workshop you’ll learn the basics of dyeing with both Acorns and Galls, ancient dye-stuffs native to Southern California. You’ll also learn to Shibori dye 2 gorgeous large natural fiber fabric pieces, ready to experiment more at home with the bounty of the Season.


  • Instruction on Acorn and Gall Dye Prep
  • Instruction on basic Shibori Technique
  • 2 Natural Fiber Fabric Pieces to Shibori + Dye
  • Fabric Samples from each Natural Dye Vat

This event is perfect for:  A DIY-Learning Opportunity, Friend’s-Fun-Date, Creative and Eco Living Experience! Requires a 4-person minimum. You’ll receive a full refund if we do not meet the minimum.

Modern Maker Market
140 S Juniper St
Escondido, CA 92025
(951) 236-9071

About Modern Maker Market:
Modern Maker Market is a space for learning and doing – helping you to make some of the items you use. Whether that’s as a hobby, for gift giving, or for self reliant living. Come visit our awesome shop and find unique things.

This event is part of Escondido’s 2nd Saturday Arts & Culture Experiences

This uniquely creative day, comprised of many different events, includes the wondrously eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and as well as interactive arts, theatre, museums and historical and educational experiences all around the area… all throughout the day… for all ages. Bring the kids, enjoy a date night, or a friends afternoon out… there’s something for everyone!

Click HERE for a list of participants and more information.