Introduction to Mushroom Dyeing


Saturday, August 18
13:30 to 16:30


75,00 $ Can
55,00 $ Can
130,00 $ Can (without taxes)

No place available

All workshop registrations are non-refundable, unless the class is cancelled by the Festival.

A weekend (3-day) pass to the festival is offered to participants taking a workshop. (limit one pass per person)


In this workshop, you’ll be introduced to mycology by using mushroom dyes. We will produce a range of natural colors on wool by using fungi found in Quebec and will learn basic principles of amateur mycology and natural dyes.

What to bring

Apron or old clothes

Material provided:

2 skeins/ 50gr. of wool, mushrooms and everything for dyeing


Shani Théorêt
French and English
Saturday, August 18 13:30 to 16:30
123 Complexe Whissell


Shani Théorêt Bleu Poussière

Shani Théorêt Bleu Poussière

Shani Théorêt is the knitter, dyer and amateur mycologist behind Bleu Poussière, a small business offering hand dyed wools. Environmentally conscious and concerned about traditional methods, she will undoubtedly pass on to you her love for nature’s curiosities and for the mysterious world of colors.


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