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art with a gentle footprint: natural dyes



Judy Saye Willis is a visual artist from Rice County. Her current work focuses on the use of natural dyes and locally sourced materials for installations and art to wear. She has a natural curiosity for nature, color and the bridges that bind us together. Her work often speaks to human conditions. 

Her mentor and teacher has been Michel Garcia, a botanist, chemist, teacher and natural  dye scholar from France who is known internationally for his research and work with natural dyes.

Shibori and Indigo Dyeing Workshop
On January 19, 9:30 am-1:30 pm, Judy Saye Willis will offer a dye work shop on Shibori & Indigo dyeing. The fee includes instruction, materials. The fee is $55. To register, phone the Arts Center at 507.451.0533. The deadline to sign up is January 11, 2019.

Gallery hours are 1-5 pm, Tuesday through Sunday.