Workshops

 

FALL/WINTER WORKSHOPS

Click titles for booking link. Listed in order by date.

Wreath Making Workshop

Cost: $125

Date: November 28th

Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Location: The Botanist 408 8 ave NE

Teacher: Cate Wolfe @flowersbycate

About: Make your own luscious, fresh foliage wreath in a 2 hour workshop here at The Botanist! Master florist and forager Cate Wolfe will be leading our workshop.

Ribbon, floral and other classy decorations can be added to your wreath so get creative and have fun.

Register now!

 

 

Botanical flower & dyeing  fabric 

Cost: $60

Date: December 3 

Time: 5PM to 7PM

Location: The Botanist 408 8ave NE

Teacher: Ruby Martin @rubys.healing.garden.selfcare

 

About: Join Ruby's Healing Garden this holiday season for a fun Christmas craft workshop and let your Inner Plant Artist Shine!!

  • Learn how to dye natural fabric such as cotton, hemp, wool, linen + more
  • Use common plants and flowers, safe and non toxic materials, to create your own beautifully coloured garments & yarn.
  •  Learn how to use safe mordants to make the fabric colourfast, so that the pigments won't fade as quickly.
  • We will work with different botanicals to achieve a range of pigments including indigo vats. 
  • Create enchanting eco prints using methods like the Japanese Hapa Zome flower or the advanced blanket method, as well as tie dye & clay resist!

This hands on experience will provide most materials you need to create your items. We will make the following:

Cloth napkin- All materials provided

Item of choice- Please bring a 100% cotton white or light color: table runner, scarf, bandana, tote bag, cloth flag or any other garment that doesn't require frequent washing. Bring your own item- all other materials provided.

Learn all of Ruby's formulas, pro-tips & secrets within 2 hours! Great thing to make for gifts or for yourself.

Limited space-reserve your spot here.

 

 

Paint-A-Gnome

 Cost: $40

Date: December 9th

Time: 7-9pm

Location: The Botanist 408 8 ave NE

Teacher: Janice Doherty @gnome.n.garden

About: Paint-A-Gnome night will be a fun 2 hour workshop where you work with the creator and owner of Gnome & Garden brand.

Your choice of painting either:

  • Ohm gnome
  • Gnorman
  • 5 Gnuggets

All materials are included. Use your imagination and bring your gnome to life!

Book online here.