Katie Taylor

What subjects do you teach?

I teach textiles and natural dyeing.

How many years have you been teaching?

I have been interested in this subject and have practiced natural dyeing for over 10 years within my art practice. I have been teaching it for a year.

What do you enjoy about teaching adults?

I love seeing people’s excitement when trying new skills.

What got you into natural dyeing?

The alchemy of natural dyeing, seeing unexpected colours developing from plant and kitchen materials that we have close to hand.

What other passions do you have?

I am a fine artist with an interest in exploring the under-represented.

Why should someone join your classes?

Anyone with an interest in exploring natural dyeing methods will find lots to takeaway, and it will be fun!