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Theresa Hornstein

Duluth, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Theresa Hornstein

Theresa has always been fascinated with color, fiber, and learning new things.  She began experimenting with dyeing her own fiber as a teenager.  As a biologist and avid gardener, natural dyes became a logical area of research.  Now retired from the college classroom, she spends her time experimenting with local dye materials, playing with fiber, and learning new crafts.

Current Courses Offered by Theresa Hornstein

1 Day
Yarn dyed with amur maple

Invasive Color: Using Invasive Species as Natural Dyes

Many of the plants which we now consider invasive species were brought to this country for a purpose. This workshop explores several invasive plants which can be used as natural dyes. There's no guilt about peeling off the bark or pulling up the whole plant to make these dye baths!…
Thu, Sep 17th, 2020
9am-5pm
Instructor: Theresa Hornstein

Past Courses Offered by Theresa Hornstein

Pysanky: Ukranian-Style Eggs

Wool: The Full Experience