Seed to Fashion Community Project :
Worcester Arts Council granted SAORI Worcester funds for The Seed to Fashion Community Project, a six month project that will use the community garden on Winslow St to grow indigo plants, dye fiber, and weave a scarf with the dyed fiber.
This grant ensures that this project will be free. The registration is open to public. Participants must live in the walking distance from the park. Younger teenagers and children are encouraged to register as well. Under 7 years old required an adult attendance. Space is limited to 15 people on a first come first serve basis.
The Open Studio Day is for people who are interested in the Seed to Fashion Community Project. Participants have to commit to attend all six workshops scheduled as below.
Workshop #1 on May27th (Sun.) at Winslow Park at 3-5pm
Workshop #2 on June 17th (Sun.) at Winslow Park at 3-5pm
Workshop #3 on July 29th (Sun.) at Winslow Park at 3-5pm
Workshop #4 on August 19th (Sun.) at Winslow Park at 3-5pm
Workshop #5 on September 30th (Sun.) at Winslow Park at 3-5pm
Workshop #6 on October 28th (Sun.) at SAORI Worcester at 3-6pm
This event is free and open to all ages with kids under 7 requiring adult attendance.
We are also recruiting volunteer people who help the project for growing indigo seeds in their space and/ or assisting Mihoko at workshop. Please come to the Open Studio Day or contact Mihoko directly.
The registration will be open on April 20th at 3pm. If you are interested in registering but cannot make it this Open Studio Day, please call at 508-757-4646 or email Mihoko BEFORE the event to schedule to visit the studio by appointment.