July 2016 Colorful Dyes from Plants

Monday, July 25 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Learn about some of the familiar plants and herbs that can be used in natural dyes for fabrics, papers, beauty products, and foods from herbalist Lynn Parkey.  Lynn will help you identify different plants cultivated for their color, and you’ll take home some sample recipes to make your own natural dyes.

Preregistration with prepayment is required by Thursday, July 21. Cost is $12 for members and $15 for the general public. Iowa State University students receive 15% off the member price for most education programs at Reiman Gardens. Click the link below to select programs at the member rate, then scroll to the bottom of the page, enter promotion code ‘isu’ and then click “continue.” CLICK HERE to register online or call 515-294-2710.