Cool Color Dyeing with Brooke Sinnes

May 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
27 Dunstan St West Newton MA 02465
Cool Color Dyeing with Brooke Sinnes

This workshop is being offered through Common Cod Fiber Guild.

Explore cool shades of naturally dyed yarns during a day full of interesting discussion and hands-on experiences. The workshop will be taught by Brooke Sinnes of Sincere Sheep yarns and held at the Fiber Arts Boston Innovation and Resource Center in Newton. We will dye nine one-ounce skeins of yarn in blue, green and purple using natural dye extracts and dried dyestuffs (with fresh plant matter if available).

We will meet 10-4, with an hour break for lunch (on your own). All workshop materials will be provided, including 9 1-oz skeins of yarn.

More information and ticketing:

Lecture + Common Cod Meeting (in Cambridge Friday night) –

Brooke Sinnes, owner of Sincere Sheep, will be giving a presentation on Friday, May 17th on how she got in to the fiber industry, what it means to make custom spun yarns, and a brief overview of dyeing with natural dyes. Brooke is a knitter, spinner, weaver, and natural dyer in Napa, California and has been in business for 16 years.

Fiber Arts Boston’s entrance is on the left side of the building. Street parking is available on Dunstan, Washington, and Watertown St. Please leave parking lot available for members of Shepherd and Maudsleigh Studio.