Workshops
Workshops

2019 WORKSHOPS + OFFERINGS

JANUARY 2019

FORAGING WORKSHOP – California
Jan 19th / Sold Out

Join Heidi for a special pigment foraging workshop where we will gather natural mineral colors in an ancient metavolcanic landscape.

MARCH + APRIL 2019

WORKING WITH EARTH PIGMENT – near Bellingham, WA
Sat. March 9th 2019 10am-3pm – 2 spots left
Sun. March 31st 2019 10am-3pm – SOLD OUT *email to be put on waitlist
or Sat. April 27th 2019 10am-3pm – 3 spots left
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Join Heidi in her rural studio/home (north of Bellingham, WA, USA) for an intimate session of working with earth pigments. We will learn the process of comparing and making pigment from foraged mineral materials: soil, clay, dirt and rock.

LOCAL PIGMENT FORAGING – Bellingham, WA
Sat. March 30th 2019 10am-3pm – 2 spots left *can be combined w/ March 31st Working with Pigment class
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Join Heidi for a unique pigment foraging workshop where we will gather natural mineral colors in coastal environments! During the day-long workshop, we will caravan to various coastal and forest walks to forage for common colors and mineral pigments. We will discover beautiful sandstone, glacial clay, green earth, sea-weathered minerals, old coals and more. Great chance to learn about more general types of earth pigments one can find in their local environments.

FORAGING EARTH PIGMENTS – Santa Cruz, CA
Dates TBD, check back.

Learn the art of pigment foraging in a beautiful redwood forest setting. Heidi will lead participants on an old mining road to discover various geologic materials hiding in plain sight. This is a rare chance to also forage for limestone (calcium carbonate) pigments, which are an essential base pigment for many creative materials.

MAY 2019

SACRED PIGMENT PRACTICE – Washington
Dates TBD, check back.

This intimate workshop is for people who want to connect to alchemical levels of our most ancient pigment, ochre or iron oxide. Heidi will guide a small group through the historical, transformative, healing and ancestral aspects of ochres, stones and the alchemy of pigment making. A very rare opportunity to connect directly with sacred ochres from around the planet.