What's Happening at the FRHM

November 10, 2018 through November 10, 2018

Natural Dye Workshop
9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Instructor Ric Rao, a volunteer at the Museum, will lead a Natural Dye Workshop, featuring seven natural dyes.

Visitors to the Museum during the workshop are welcome to watch the process and ask questions. The natural dyes are:

Black Walnuts -- Juglans nigra
Cochineal -- Dactylopius coccus
Cosmos, Yellow and Orange -- Cosmos Sulphureus
Cota or Navajo Tea -- Thelesperma sp.
Hibiscus -- Hibiscus Moscheutos
Indigo -- Indigofera tinctoria
Osage Orange -- Maclura Pomifera

Many of these dyes are grown in Ric's garden or harvested locally. The cost to participate is $75.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required for this workshop at the Museum. Contact Ric at (575) 496-7678 or ricrao615@yahoo.com to register or for more details.

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